In this editorial, David Powlison introduces a special issue of the JBC on Ephesians and counseling. Powlison lays out three ways Ephesians helps in counseling: First, Ephesians is “practical theology.” Second, Ephesians is an open door into using the rest of Scripture. Third, Ephesians is hard to understand sometimes, as Peter stated in 2 Peter 3:15. Powlison concludes that the very subject matter, the many false views that gain currency and our own hearts all hinder understanding when approaching Ephesians.
The Church Is Doing Better than We Think
When we think about the state of the church today, the negatives often come to mind. While there is much […]