Sermons on Colossians
Parenting is hard …. and rewarding. Ephesians gives us a great guidelines for both parents and children (obey, honor, respect, guide, encourage…). We are all adopted into God’s family and through our adoption there is healing for wounds and mending where there is brokenness.
The culture gives us a false premise of marriage. It is a relationship for holiness and not built on the fickle foundations of emotion. The biblical premise of marriage is submission to each other through submission to Christ. It is Christ who completes us, and relationships guided by that principle build up and heal.
1 Corinthians 15:1-22 Freedom Power Hope Colossians 3:1Ephesians 1:19-201 Peter 1:3Philippians 3:10-11
Philippians 1:12-18Philippians 1:18-26 Courage is contagious Sometimes what we think of as an obstacle is actually the tool that God wants to use for his work Paul’s certainty helped him deal with his uncertainties Colossians 3:1-4
John 14:1-3Romans 8:18-25Colossians 3:1-4 Heaven gives us perspective about any troubles we may face today Heaven helps us think correctly about our time and possessions Heaven helps us to have our focus in the right place
The Israelites were provided manna from heaven during their wandering. Likewise, we have been given bread from heaven; the bread of life. Today we explore what it means for Jesus to be the bread of life.
The word “hallelujah” comes from the two Hebrew words meaning “praise God.” This Easter, we praise God for the cross, and for the love He had for us that led Him to make the ultimate sacrifice.
Quite often we get the feeling of joy and gratitude in reverse order. We think that if we are feeling joy that it will make us grateful. This is backwards. We need to be grateful first, no matter the circumstances, and the feelings of joy will follow.
Creating a rhythm between work and rest is important. However, we must be sure that we do not confuse “rest” with “leisure.” We can be just as out of balance by not working enough as we can by not resting enough. Sometimes the challenge is trusting God with our rest during the time of harvest.
Hebrews 12:18-29 Colossians 3:16
Consistent reading of scripture can have a very powerful impact. We pray that you can move from a feeling of obligation and becomes a time of great pleasure.
Being Jesus people means being bible people. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly.