Sermons from October 2018

Sermons from October 2018

Putting On Christ

Colossians 3:11-17 11 Here there is not Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, free; but Christ is all, and in all. 12 Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, 13 bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each…

Set Your Mind on Things Above

Colossians 3:1-10 3 If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. 3 For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. 4 When Christ who is your[a] life appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.…

Wisdom with No True Value

Colossians 2:16-23 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 worship of angels, going on in detail about visions, puffed up without reason…

Freedom in Christ

Sermon Notes:   1. I am complete in Christ. 2. I have new life in Christ. 3. I am forgiven in Christ. 4. My enemies are defeated in Christ.     Questions for further thought or discussion. What does it mean to be “filled” in Christ?  What are the implications? What is the “circumcision of Christ”?  How is this related to baptism?…