Sermons in Colossians: Rooted and Built Up in Christ

 

Our Fellowship in the Lord

by David Robinson

November 25, 2018 | Colossians 4:7-18

Paul’s updates and greetings from various people in these final verses of Colossians presents us with a portrait of our fellowship in the Lord, which is a fellowship of love and faithful service.

 

Persistent Prayer and Seasoned Speech

by David Robinson

November 18, 2018 | Colossians 4:2-6

This passage gives us two simple commands: persist in prayer; and walk in wisdom towards outsiders.

 

Serving Lord Christ

by Joe Boot

November 11, 2018 | Colossians 3:22-4:1

Paul encourages people in servitude to work hard from the heart, not to please men, but to please God because we all serve Lord Christ.

 

Living the New Life at Home

by Russ Hiebert

November 4, 2018 | Colossians 3:18-21

Paul puts the spotlight on the homes and families of the Colossians

 

The Rule of the Heart

by Joe Boot

October 28, 2018 | Colossians 3:12-17

When we are raised with Christ our clothes change and the old way of thinking and living no longer fits with our new moral attire

 

Hidden with Christ in God

by David Robinson

October 21, 2018 | Colossians 3:1-11

Paul writes that we’re being renewed in knowledge after the image of Christ and that renewal requires putting off sinful passions and practices.

 

True and False Religion

by David Robinson

October 14, 2018 | Colossians 2:16-23

The Apostle Paul exhorts us to avoid false religion, which is mystical and legalistic, and which judges people based on man-made regulations.

 

Life and Liberty in Christ

by David Robinson

October 7, 2018 | Colossians 2:6-15

The Apostle Paul reminds us that the fullness of God dwells in Christ and we have been filled Christ, so we don’t need religious or philosophical supplements. We have fullness of life and liberty in Christ. 

 

The Mystery of God

by Russ Hiebert

September 30, 2018 | Colossians 2:1-17

Paul knows that the mystery of God will captivate the Colossians and preserve them from the restless pursuit of empty and deceitful philosophies

 

Christ in You, the Hope of Glory

by David Robinson

September 23, 2018 | Colossians 1:21-29

Paul was appointed by God to reveal the mystery of Christ through the preaching of the Gospel, so that through his preaching, the mystery of Christ would be revealed to the nations and the riches of the glory of Christ would be spread among the nations.

 

The Firstborn

by Joe Boot

September 16, 2018 | Colossians 1:15-20

We increase in the knowledge of God as we grasp more and more deeply the identity and preeminence of Christ and who we are in him.

 

Paul’s Prayer for the Church

by David Robinson

September 9, 2018 | Colossians 1:9-14

Paul's prayer here is modeling for us how we ought to pray for one another