Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Colossians

Under The Lordship And Care Of Jesus

COLOSSIANS 1:19 – For in Him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell THEME OF THE DAY. UNDER THE LORDSHIP AND CARE OF JESUS. In today’s scripture, the declaration of the Lord Jesus as fully God occurs. This isn’t the first time we are drawn to behold the fullness of deity and all that is associated with such fullness. The…

Where Do You Live?

COLOSSIANS 3:1-4 – If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. When Christ who is your life appears,…

The Reality Of Christ In Us, The Hope Of Glory

COLOSSIANS 1:27 – To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory. THEME OF THE DAY. THE REALITY OF CHRIST IN US, THE HOPE OF GLORY. There is a subtle danger facing Christians which might go unnoticed and that for a…

The Cure To Fretting

COLOSSIANS 1:15-17 – He (Christ) is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together. THEME…

The Place We Will All Arrive

COLOSSIANS 2:9, 10 – For in Him dwells all the fullness of the Godhead bodily; and you are complete in Him, who is the head of all principality and power. THEME OF THE DAY. THE PLACE WE WILL ALL ARRIVE. It takes time for all of us to get there. We must experience failure along the way to get us to this…

The All-Sufficiency Of Jesus Christ

COLOSSIANS 2:9-10 – For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, and you have been filled in him, who is the head of all rule and authority. THEME OF THE DAY. THE ALL-SUFFICIENCY OF JESUS CHRIST. We are needy people. By design. By creation. God made us not only for His good pleasure but for us to be totally dependent…