Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Colossians

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…

The Abundant Life

COLOSSIANS 2:9–10 – For in Christ 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 ABUNDANT LIFE. There is a promise Jesus proclaimed defining what the Christian life is to be this side of heaven. In the wonderful “Good Shepherd” chapter found in…

Paul’s Prayer for the Will of God – Part 2

Colossians 1:9 – And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, Points A, B and C.1 can be found in Part 1. A. The Apostle Paul’s Relationship with the Colossians B. The Predominate theme of Colossians and Prayer C. The Prayer Itself…