Social Values And Structures
I dont have all the required readings for this assignment if you can give me quality work to turn in I will give you a 10 star rating!!!Before you begin, take time to read through Ephesians (Links to an external site.), Philippians (Links to an external site.), Colossians (Links to an external site.), and Philemon (Links to an external site.). Consider making these books a part of your daily Bible reading so that you are well acquainted with their contents as you complete this week’s activities.Then, read the following passages from your textbooks:Blomberg, From Pentecost to Patmos, chapter 7 (Links to an external site.)Dictionary of New Testament Background, “Prison, Prisoner (Links to an external site.)”Dictionary of New Testament Background, “Social Values and Structures (Links to an external site.)”Dictionary of New Testament Background, “Honor and Shame (Links to an external site.)”In your initial post, consider the following questions:How does the gospel provide for Paul in his circumstances in prison as well as for his audience?As we have learned from Acts, Paul’s core message consists of these themes/events:Christ is the exalted Lord.Christ’s cross and resurrection are central, demonstrating his Lordship (over sin, death, and Satan).Christ’s work accomplishes and grants repentance (newness of life/renewal by the Spirit) andthe forgiveness of sins (declared forgiven/righteous).The Spirit works in concert with the Word of God.Paul bear’s the apostolic witness to the gospel.The Spirit forms an intimate and flourishing Christ-community for those who embrace Christ by true faith.Identify 3 of these 6 themes in the letter to Philemon. To do this, state each theme in turn, followed by a specific verse or verses in the letter to Philemon thatsupports/displays this theme.