Colossians 4:2-18; Acts 21:17-20a Key Verse – Colossians 4:5 The Colossians have already heard and believed the true message of the gospel, and this same gospel is also bearing fruit and growing throughout the whole world (Col 1:5-6). They should be encouraged to live for Christ where they are, while remembering they are part of […]
Colossians 3:18-4:1; Ephesians 5:21-6:9 Key verse: Col. 3:12 If we’re to live out our “new selves” (Col 3:10) full of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience, then we must not do it only at Church, but at work and home. It’s easy to display these qualities for an hour, but are you willing to display them […]
Colossians 2:6-15; Colossians 2:16-23 Key Verse – Colossians 2:6 Unspiritual people will try and distract you from Christ with various ascetic practices. These practices look good, but are totally useless. Christ has opened the way to God. Stick with him. What practices are you tempted by?
Hebrews 1:1-4; Colossians 1:15-23 Key Verse – Colossians 1:22-23 Christ is the unassailable Lord of creation and new creation who’s reconciled us through his death. But it’s easy for us to let the vision of the supreme Christ blur. Do you need to refocus your view so that you stick with Christ?
Colossians 1:1-14; Genesis 1:26-31 Key Verse: Colossians 1:6 Paul has just heard a great report about the Colossians. He’s heard about their faith in Christ, love for believers, hope in heaven, fruitful lives, and understanding of grace. Knowing that someone is a strong Christian, what might your prayer for them be? Paul’s is that they continue […]