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Ephesians 4:16

Notice, Paul does not say, "by what every part or member supplies," but "every joint." For example, a rickety table, feeble in its loose-fitting joints, becomes too wobbly once more than two legs are loose. There may be nothing wrong with the table's legs and the table top. But a table's stability is provided, not by its individual parts, but by the quality of its joints. Unless the legs are affixed securely to the table top, the table is useless.

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Other Forerunner Commentary entries containing Ephesians 4:16:

Luke 19:22-27
John 8:31
1 Thessalonians 5:21
1 Timothy 2:12
Hebrews 12:14
1 Peter 5:1-3

 

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