Colossians: Hold Fast to Christ

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Teaching series through the book of Colossians

Colossians 4 – Steadfast Prayer

  Introduction 2 Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. 3 At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I am in prison— 4 that I may make it clear, which is how I [...]

Colossian 1:24 – Rejoice in Suffering

  Introduction Maybe: I was met with a corporate recruiter for at a large corporation in Phoenix. When I spoke with the recruiter, he told me how wonderful the job was: Good Pay Good Benefits Flexible Hours Great working environment College paid for ….just to find out that he mislead me! Transition – At Canyon [...]

Colossians 2 – Progression in Christ Alone

Download Audio Here Introduction 16 Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath. 17 These are a shadow of the things to come, but the substance belongs to Christ. 18 Let no one disqualify you, insisting on asceticism and [...]

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Colossians 1:15-20 – Three Snapshots of Jesus

Download Audio HERE Introduction Your view of Jesus is too small. So is mine. Tonight, I want to blow apart the box you’ve place Jesus in and point to a Christ that is more glorious than you’ve ever seen Him before. When you and I walked into this rec center today, we had some picture [...]

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Colossians 1: Hold Fast to Our Hope in Christ

  Introduction Gospel Illustration: euaggelion The word translated as “gospel” in the New Testament is based on a term from the ancient battlefield. The Greek word euaggelion (yü-än-ge'-lē-on) means “good tidings” or “good news”, but the historical connotation is much stronger than our English translation. Imagine with me a group of men travelling out of [...]