Sermons on Colossians
The Best Day with Mom
A good day for mom is when… Children obey! (v. 20-21) Deuteronomy 21:18-21 Proverbs 30:17 Children are to obey and honor parents Train, discipline, do NOT provoke Their purpose is fulfilled (v. 22-4:1) Proverbs 31:28-31 Deuteronomy 6:4-9 Prayers are offered and answered (v. 4:2-4) 1 Thessalonians 5:16-22 Continuously, with praise, with specifics, and don’t quench the Spirit Words are kind and productive (v. 4:5-6) Tame the Tongue – James 3:7-9 When you and your mother receive your reward, it will How COVID has affected us
God’s Design for Marriage
Colossians 3:17-19 Genesis 1:26-2:23 There’s No Such Thing as a Perfect Marriage Avoid at all costs the “Exchange System” in marriage (aka the “if only” game) Committing to speak our spouses love language (find your love language at 5lovelanguages.com) We can live selflessly in marriage with our words Ephesians 5:21
You Have to Move Things!
Colossians 3:1-17 Seeking the things of Christ is continuous. Seeking the things of Christ requires the right outfit. Seeking the things of Christ requires the correct knowledge. Seeking the things of Christ requires the right motivation. Seek to live for Jesus with the same passion He sought and found you!
Don’t Pity Me
Colossians 2:6-23 4 Questions for Resurrection Sunday… Are you rooted, established, and abounding? (v. 6-7)Mark 4:3-8 Would you rather be captured and empty or free and full? (8-11) Why pay when someone else wants to pay for you? (12-15) Do you want to live by law or by love? (16-23) 1 Corinthians 15:19 Don’t pity me, because the empty tomb has made me full.
A Firm Body and a Hidden Treasure
Colossians 1:24-29 Judges 13:1 1. Israel had lost its way Judges 13:5 2. Samson was set apart for greatness Judges 16:1,4,21 3. Samson lost sight both figuratively and literally Judges 16:28 4. Samson sought God and God came through Colossians 2:1-5 The mystery is Christ and the treasure is wisdom and knowledge
Who Do You Say Jesus Is?
Colossians 1:15-23 Jesus is God Jesus is head of the church Jesus is Savior Jesus is the hope of the Gospel There is NO other name like the name of Jesus. There is NO person like the man Jesus. There is NO Savior that has done or could do what Jesus did for you.
Get Me Out of Here!!
Colossians 1:1-14 Colossae received a personal letter (v. 1-2) Colossae received a personal messenger (v. 3-8) Colossae received a personal prayer request (v. 9-12) Colossae received a personal rescue (v. 13-14) How do we thank Him? Worthy walk (Luke 10:37) Satisfying service (Ephesians 2:10, Galatians 5:22-23) Increased intellect (1 Timothy 3:16-17