The Family of God


As you can see from the picture of our family on the left, we always try to shoot a family portrait during those blessed times when we get to visit them. In Ephesians 6:1-4, Paul painted a portrait of the Christian family with his words, and the ideal for the roles of each member.

1. With regard to the relationship of a husband and wife, what instruction did the Apostle Paul give the wife? (Eph. 5:22-24)

2. Do you think this instruction is observed in modern society today? (Opinion ... answers will vary.)

3. What instruction did Paul give to husbands in Ephesians 5:25?

4. In what way is the husband/wife relationship like the relationship of Christ to the church?

5. What responsibilities do children have toward their parents? (Eph. 6:1-2)

6. What promise comes with the commandment to honor one's parents? (Eph. 6:3)

7. What responsibilities does a father have toward his children? (Eph. 6:4)

8. According to Romans 8:14-17, our friends at church are much more than friends. They are ...

9. When a person accepts Christ as their Lord and Savior, he or she becomes ... (2 Cor. 6:18)

10. In our memory verse, 1 John 3:1, John spoke in amazement about the depth of
  that makes us children of God, and members of His family.
  He wanted us to "behold" it - in other words, look at it and study it intently.

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