Category Archives: Colossians

This world in its present form is passing away

Though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. … We were … Continue reading

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The world languishes and withers

See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.

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What value is there in circumcision?

Much in every way! … Circumcise yourselves to the Lord, circumcise your hearts, you people of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem, or my wrath will flare up and burn like fire because of the evil you have done.

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Rejoice and be glad because great is your reward in heaven

Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the … Continue reading

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Who is a God like you?

Who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy.

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For the ear tests words as the tongue tastes food

Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world. … Stop judging by mere appearances, but instead judge correctly.

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He made known to us the mystery of his will

This is a profound mystery—but I am talking about Christ and the church.

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John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit

Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. … And now what are you waiting for? Get up, … Continue reading

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You have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above

Our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power) that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be … Continue reading

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We wait for the blessed hope God has given us

We are waiting for Jesus Christ to appear in all his glory. He is our great God and Savior.

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