In Christ the old is gone and the new has come. God has brought the Jews and the Gentiles into a unified body, that by design is to glorify God in its diverse unity.
Ephesians is a study of God's call for us to live in unity through the power of the Holy spirit. As those who are brought back to life we no longer walk according to the world, fragmented and broken, but are transformed into a vibrant living and loving body.
The book of Colossians is a Prison Epistle (letter written while in prison). Paul wrote it circa 60-62 A.D. The key personalities include Paul, Timothy, Tychicus, Onesimus, Aristarchus, Mark, and Epaphras. It was written to counter and respond to heretical teachings and encourage believers to serve with fervor and passion.
Revelation is an exploration to reclaim our first love. Studying the book of Revelation is more than understanding end time prophecies, it is experiencing the power of the risen Christ and the hope of His return. Examining our hearts as we allow the Spirit to work through His Word, we come to realize that the abundant life Jesus promised is anchored in the promise of His return.