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Reconciled AND Responsible--Colossians 1:21-23

ESV  Colossians 1:21 And you, who once were alienated and hostile in mind, doing evil deeds, 22 he has now reconciled in his body of flesh by his death, in order to present you holy and blameless and above reproach before him, 23 if indeed you continue in the faith, stable and steadfast, not shifting from the hope of the gospel that you heard, which has been proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, became a minister. 1,395 more words

Christianity

Commentary On The Letter From Paul To The Colossians Chapter 4:1-6

Chapter 4:1 Masters, grant to your slaves, justice and fairness, knowing that you too have a Master in heaven.

Chapter 4:2 Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving; 300 more words

Commentary

The Joint Pursuit of Holiness

Today’s reading is Colossians 1-2.

Did you see the joint pursuit of holiness? He has reconciled us in His body of flesh by His death in order to present us holy and blameless and above reproach before Him. 196 more words

Bible Reading

Dying to Live (discussion questions)

Here are the discussion questions that accompany my message, “Dying to Live,” from this past weekend at Eastbrook Church. This is the fifth part of our series, “ 404 more words

Eastbrook

A Life Without Mountains

If I was to say to you today I want you to go and find a mountain and make it jump into the sea, you would most likely look at me as if I needed to be checked into a metal hospital. 538 more words

Faith

Paul’s Beautiful and Graceful Prayer for the Colossian Church

I saw this beautiful grey heron on my nature walk today. I’ve never seen one like it.

While being imprisoned in Rome, Paul told the Colossians, in his letter to them, that whenever he prayed for them he was always thankful to God. 382 more words

Survey Of Prayer

Lee reblogged this on Lee's Birdwatching Adventures Plus and commented:

We give thanks to God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying always for you, Since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love which ye have to all the saints, (Colossians 1:3-4 KJV)
Stephen Nielsen over at "Prayer A to Z," that I follow, has an interesting article you will enjoy. He also featured at beautiful Grey Heron.