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Thoughts from Colossians 3 (Let your actions match your belief)

To have a faith is good, but as far as Christianity is concerned, it’s not enough to keep it as just a belief. It has to be out-worked. 67 more words


Keeping the Focus

What joy for those whose strength comes from the Lord, who have set their minds on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem. When they walk through the Valley of Weeping, it will become a place of refreshing springs. 475 more words


Check Yourself Before You...You Know the Rest: Symptoms of a False Self

We had to cancel our Sunday plans other than church due to exhaustion. Well, my exhaustion.

Kevin is in denial. His throat has been hurting since yesterday but he just took Micah to Trader Joe’s with him in the spirit of, “If I don’t go fetch the milk and kale and eggs, who will?” I volunteered but he was already out the door with an excited Micah who echoed, “Yeah, who will!? 807 more words


The Mission of the Church

In Colossians 3:12-17, Paul exhorts Christians to put on the character of Jesus and exemplify Christ likeness in the church.  Why is it important for the church to exemplify the character of Christ?  218 more words


Thoughts from Colossians 2 (Stay focused and how to avoid getting into an argument)

It’s so easy to get side-tracked and lose focus. One of the ways this happens is when you get drawn into arguments with others.
An argument can start innocently enough – someone says (or in the case of social media, posts) something that stirs you negatively. 76 more words