Colossians (2008)

Colossians (2008)

Colossians

Colossians 4:7-18

Colossians 4:7-18, July 28, 2019 Blessings of Fellow Believers 4:7-8 Tychicus. Name means fortuitous or fortunate. He was a fellow bond-servant to Jesus. His purpose was to inform the church about what resulted in Paul’s imprisonment and to encourage fellow believers.  4:9 Onesimus. He was a brother in Christ, a faithful brother, a brother loved by Paul and believers in Rome – and Paul wants not only Philemon to love Onesimus, but the church at Colossae as well – especially…

Colossians 2:1-15

Colossians 2:1-15, June 30, 2019 Jesus plus nothing equals Everything Why become a Christian? What does one get out of becoming a Christian? Your answer? 2:1 Three groups. Believers at Colossae, believers at Laodicea (11 miles west of Colossae), and all beievers Paul had not met or taught. . 2:2 Purpose of Paul’s teaching. To encourage. To unite in spite of all the outside teachings and united in love for God and one another (see verse 3:14). To assure via…