Finishing Colossians!

Finishing Colossians!

For those of you who’ve stayed with me all the way through our study of Colossians—way to go! I hope your love for this precious letter has grown as we’ve walked through it together. Every time I read it, my heart yearns to live out these truths fully! My appreciation for the apostle Paul deepens as I consider how he poured himself out (continually) for the sake of seeing every person...

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People Matter

People Matter

The last two days, I’ve encouraged you to investigate the people listed in the final section of Colossians chapter four. Today, I’m providing a few questions to help get you started in case you procrastinated or are hesitating to dig in (smile). You might be surprised what you’ll uncover about some of these first century believers and how we much we have in common with them. The first...

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The Deserter

The Deserter

We’re winding up our study of Colossians and in our final section of the book we find many heroes of the faith, but there is also a deserter. His name is tucked into Col. 4:14 as he sends out greetings to the Colossians. Here we see him standing next to Paul, serving in ministry with him, but soon he will desert his post. When we think of a deserter, the name Beau Bergdahl may come to mind....

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The Beloved Brother

The Beloved Brother

We’re coming to our final days in our study of the book of Colossians. The final 7 verses of the chapter are filled with Paul making mention of several people. When names are recorded, it matters. There is a reason these individuals are included in Scripture and investigating and discovering these people’s lives provides us with instruction, inspiration, and helpful examples. The first name...

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Salty Grace Talks and the Gospel

Salty Grace Talks and the Gospel

The most common desire that women voice when talking to me about their marriage, is a deep longing for their husband to step up to the plate of spiritual leadership and live as a man of God. You may be married to a man who claims to be a Christian, but has very little interest in spiritual things. Sadly, I think that may be the case in many marriages, but part of your God-given assignment is to...

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