Tag Archives: Colossians

Joyce Meyer Invents New Meaning of Col. 3:15

I happened to see a tweet today from Joyce Meyer, referring to her devotional for today “Keep Your Peace.” Below you’ll see that Meyer quotes Colossians 3:15 (adding plenty of her own words to it which makes it nearly impossible … Continue reading

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The Word: Colossians 1:3-14

I love the book of Colossians and it was great to read this passage this morning during my Bible reading.

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The Word: Colossians 3: 12-17

So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;  bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the … Continue reading

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The Word: Colossians 3:1-11

Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. For you … Continue reading

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The Word: Colossians 2:6-15

Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.

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‘Growing up Amish:’ Law vs. Gospel

There is a love among Christians for stories about the Amish, but in telling those stories I fear that Amish life has been overly romanticized. I certainly remember reading teen fiction in the 1990s that revolved around the Amish. Those … Continue reading

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