Advent not only marks the great movement from “Before Christ” to “The Year of Our Lord,” it signals the beginning of the end of time itself.
Listen Now! November 30, 2017 Colossians 4:18 18 I, Paul, write this greeting in my own hand. Remember my chains. Grace be with you. CONSIDER THIS And so it ends. Colossians is in the books. Before we leave it behind, I wanted to revisit a few of my favorite highlights. Let’s tip these dominos one
“See to it that you complete the ministry you have received in the Lord” (Col. 4:17).
Listen Now! November 28, 2017 Colossians 4:16 16 After this letter has been read to you, see that it is also read in the church of the Laodiceans and that you in turn read the letter from Laodicea. CONSIDER THIS Wait! Did he just reference an Epistle to Laodicea? Is that in your bible? It’s
We are those in whom the fullness of God is pleased to dwell, and yet we are prone to fill up our cravings with every emptiness under the sun.
Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry. (Colossians 3:5)
A band is not another domesticated “small group” filling a slot in the sociological structures of church “belonging.” A band is a missional outpost on the front lines of the war on darkness.
Listen Now! November 23, 2017 Colossians 4:10-11 10 My fellow prisoner Aristarchus sends you his greetings, as does Mark, the cousin of Barnabas. (You have received instructions about him; if he comes to you, welcome him.) 11 Jesus, who is called Justus, also sends greetings. These are the only Jews among my co-workers for the
No one’s name gets mentioned in the New Testament because they wrote a viral blog post or authored a best selling book or because they were a famous mega church pastor.
As I become genuinely interested in another person, Jesus manifests his interest in them.