Much of the false teaching taking place in Colosse had to do with the minimizing of Jesus. Many people thought He was important but not essential. They had given Him a place in their lives, without recognizing that He demands first place. Jesus was promin
Growth In Christ
The message of the cross is this: Satan has been defeated and sin’s penalty has been paid, you have been redeemed.
When you walk with the Lord you can be sure that you will receive the nourishment needed to produce healthy, growing fruit.
Colossians 1:9-12, 1 Samuel 8:4-9
Before digging in to battle the false teachings that were creeping into the church Paul tells the truth about the gospel and its positive effects. Sometimes, it seems that people know what we Baptist are against rather than what we are for. We need to cha
Expository intro to Colossians with a strong focus on God’s grace.
God’s gift to us is Jesus Christ and He has eternally co-existed with the Father.
Through Christ’s death and resurrection you have been set free.
Your view of God is the most important view you have, and to the extent your view of God is distorted… to that extent your life is out of focus.