God calls us to pray – ‘Devote yourselves to prayer’. We are to pray with concern – ‘watchful’. We are to pray with gratitude – ‘thankful’ (Colossians 4:2). We are to pray for those who preach God’s Word. Thank God for the past. Trust Him for the future. Remember – the important thing is the […]Read More Devote Yourselves To Prayer.
‘In everything’ Christ is ‘pre-eminent’ (1:18). In Him, there is salvation – ‘redemption, the forgiveness of sins’ (1:14) – , sanctification – ‘mature in Christ’ (1:28) – and service – making Him known (1:27). ‘You have been raised with Christ… You died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God’ (3:1,3). The new life begins when […]Read More Journey through the New Testament: Colossians
“Be careful not to let anyone rob you of this faith through a shallow and misleading philosophy” (Colossians 2:8). There are some ideas which sound good – if you don’t look too closely at what they’re really saying. They say to us, “You have a problem. This is how you can sort things out for […]Read More Faith In Christ – Not “A Shallow And Misleading Philosophy”
“Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit , singing to God with gratitude in your hearts” (Colossians 3:16). At the heart of the Christian life, there is worship – “psalms, hymns and songs from the […]Read More A New Song …
“All over the world this Gospel is bearing fruit and growing” (Colossians 1:6). The work of the Gospel is always more than what’s happening in the place where you live. Continue to pray for the work of the Lord in many places. Don’t forget to pray for those who brought the Word of the Lord […]Read More Here, There And Everywhere
In our love for God, we are to be what He, in His love for us, has made us to be. In Colossians 3:1-11, we read of our privilege and our responsibility. In Christ, God has made us new people. We are God’s people. This is our great privilege. In Christ, God calls us to […]Read More We Thank God For His Love For Us And We Think About Our Love For Him.
God calls us to pray – ‘Devote yourselves to prayer’. * We are to pray with concern – ‘watchful’. * We are to pray with gratitude – ‘thankful’ (Colossians 4:2). * We are to pray for those who preach God’s Word. Thank God for the past. Trust Him for the future. Remember – the important […]Read More A Call To Prayer