A Changed Life

Dec
01

1 Thessalonians 3:1…

1 Thessalonians 3:1… The great challenge to following Christ is the challenge believers face following Christ. From Corinth, Paul looks back and revels in the report of how well this church is doing facing up to the great opposition all […]

Nov
24

1 Thessalonians 2:1…

1 Thessalonians 2:1… When you think of the public witness of what had transpired in the newly-founded church at Thessalonica, it is amazing.  Paul was amazed by it, and he referenced it at the end of chapter 1 of his […]

Nov
17

1 Thessalonians 1:1… 

1 Thessalonians 1:1…  When Paul came to Thessalonica he must have been a sight to see. Having been beaten and bloodied with stripes and imprisonment at Philippi, Paul and Silas appeared on the scene and began to preach in the […]

Nov
10

Colossians 4:1…

Colossians 4:1… The ministry of the Christian should always be to leave a place better than you found it. If you think about it, this truly is the ministry of Christ. He always improves the environment where He is present. […]

Nov
03

Colossians 3:1…

Colossians 3:1… Following the pattern established in his letters to the churches in Ephesus, Philippi, and the region of Galatia, Paul now turns to the application of the doctrinal principles he has just explained. In light of the doctrine, this […]

Oct
27

Colossians 2:11…

Colossians 2:11… Is there anything you can add to your salvation to make it better than it already is? This is the question Paul answers next. He has already dealt with the gnostics. Now he deals with the ascetics. Interesting […]

Oct
20

Colossians 2:1…

Colossians 2:1… There is nothing wrong with sharing your concern for those who are heading in the wrong direction or listening to voices only capable of causing harm. This has always been the motivation of the apostle Paul. His concern […]

Oct
13

Colossians 1:24…

Colossians 1:24… The problem with most of the world today is there is not hope in that which is genuine and true. The decline in the understanding of the truth found in Biblical Christianity has corresponded with the hopelessness we […]

Oct
06

Colossians 1:19…

Colossians 1:19… When it comes to the things of God, what we find most pleasing to Him is the reconciliation of mankind to Himself. We serve a relational God. Unlike ALL the other faith systems of the world, our God […]

Sep
29

Colossians 1:1…

Colossians 1:1… There is none greater than Christ Jesus and there is nothing that can be added to the gospel of Christ Jesus to improve upon it. It has been well-said the Book of Ephesians is ‘the Church of Christ,’ […]

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