Paul’s message of unity between Jew and Non-Jew in Christ would have been shocking in his day. Yet, as he explained in 3:1-7, this had always been God’s plan. But why? In our text Paul explains: “so that through the church the manifold wisdom of God might now be made known …” Today we explore the way the Gospel entrusted to us fits into the even greater plan of God to manifest his glory everywhere. It is essential that we come to see the privileged place we, the Church, have in God’s eternal purpose.