Colossians 3:10-14 Keep my eyes looking to Him and my heart ready to do His will. Colossians 3, Expository Notes of Dr. Thomas Constable, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary provides notes on all 66 books of the Bible, and contain more than 7,000 pages of material Colossians: Knowing Jesus and Living for Him. Second, the Colossians are commanded to “be thankful” (eucharistoi, 3:15b). Colossians 3:12-17 Commentary by Marion L. Soards The Letter to the Colossians combines large segments of theological/doctrinal and practical/ethical materials. - now, the implication of that position is that it's OK for a person to be a Christian--but they can't use their Christianity as a means of evaluating all of the issues facing our society today. - because our Savior is sufficient--may that be true even today-- - - not because it's written on our heads.... - but because it's written on our lips - it's written on our life. Dr. Viars serves on the boards of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, Biblical Counseling Coalition, Vision of Hope, and the Faith Community Development Corporation. It is important to note again the importance of the corporate solidarity of the body at this point. - it is amazing to watch the way that name affected people in Scripture. Home >> Bible Studies >> Colossians Series >> Colossians 3:11-17 These small group studies of Colossians contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. At times, however, it is nearly impossible to determine which kind of issue one is dealing with. - you know, the day is coming, when there will be no question about who's name you're living for. Heavenly Father, search my heart I pray and see if there is anything that is preventing me from living unto the Lord. Questions and answers with John Piper. Fathers Who Give Hope Father's Day. - I'd like to get some input from you at this point. - by the way--at that point God changed his name--to Israel. - I have no goals that don't include him. Verse 17 extends it to all of life: Everything we do should be done thankfully in the name of the Lord Jesus. 3. For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. All rights reserved. Hidden for Safety - Christ in God marks a double protection . If you’re new to our church, welcome! Speaker: Rev. “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly; teach and admonish one another in all wisdom; and with gratitude in your hearts sing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs to God. Paul may be trying to emphasize the importance of not taking the gospel for granted, but rather being intentional about thankfulness for Christ and what He has done. Other studies from this week's reading: Colossians 3 • Putting It Into Practice. - in other words, when you think of our Savior's name-- what kinds of thoughts come to your mind? Verse 16 describes the church gathering, where we are to teach and admonish one another through the Word and singing, thankfully praising God. Main Scripture passage: Colossians 1:13-18 ", - ambassadors speak very carefully -- because they realize that the name of their master is at stake, - so they speak very carefully and cautiously, - Paul says - when you speak--do it in the name of Jesus, - when you act, do it in the name of Jesus. - you will probably have some people who don't like it. - for a person to say -- you can't mix religion and politics is asking someone to violate Col. 3:17 - because believers "do all things, in word, or in deed, in the name of Jesus". (Colossians 3:16-17) 06/20/04: Wives Submit! Christ + Nothing = The Key to Spirituality When it comes to preaching Christ, there is no epistle that keeps us more on track than the Book of Colossians. Paul uses the plural “you.” The word is to dwell in them together as a body of believers. Colossians 3 Commentary - studies below are distinct from his commentary; Colossians 3:1-7 The Root and Fruit of Holiness - 32 pages; Colossians 3:8-17 More Upon Holiness, Its Rules and Motives - 22 pages; Colossians 3:18-4:1 The Christian Home - … Christ in you, the hope of glory. SermonAudio.com - Studies in Colossians Series. - the eternal, self-existent God sent you. - is it the programs? Third, the Colossians are commanded to “let the Word of Christ dwell in you abundantly” (3:16a). 2:13-14 - That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth. Introduction and source materials to Bible studies Return to Bible Study Page. - now, this is just scratching the surface of the Scripture's teaching about the greatness of the name of the Lord Jesus. Christian Standard Bible (CSB) The Christian Standard Bible. Method and music, or the art of holy and happy living It is always an advantage to have the laws of a kingdom as concise as possible. Our daily practice as believers must conform to our new position in Christ Jesus. Paul is speaking specifically of relationships within the church, the people who are unified in Christ despite their racial, cultural, and sociological differences (3:11). So this passage from Colossians 3:16 and 17 is a really important one for us to hold onto because it stresses our co-dependence on one another and our need to encourage one another. - his summary statement is -- you can't mix religion and politics. In Colossians 3:12-17 Paul is continuing to show what a life raised with Christ looks like. - the tele-evangelist foolishly agreed to that condition. COLOSSIANS 3:17. Colossians 3:17 And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him. The character of Christ involves perfect peace, the truth of His word, and being true to His identity as the Son of God. The Home of Trinity Baptist Church. Articles Sermons Topics Books Podcasts Filter Resources By Ask Pastor John. - I wish we had time to chase the theme through the life of Paul. - now I think we need to say right off the bat--that's exactly what our A certain and undeniable change should have … We are told how to live the new life in Christ and what that restored life looks like. - see, don't mix religion with politics--or something else? The fancy word is “protocol”, meaning a way of behaving or a prescribed code of conduct attached to a certain environment or situation. - perhaps one of the reasons you and struggle with doing everything, whether it be in word or deed, in the name of the Lord Jesus is because we haven't spent the right amount of time studying and reflecting on the greatness of that name. Thank you for signing up for our e-newsletter. - I'm saying that there's plenty of people in this world who won't like it if you try to life this way. Larry Westerveld Series: That's Not in the Bible Topic: Sermons Passage: Proverbs 3:5–3:7, Colossians 1:3–1:14 Listen Downloads Some time ago, Money magazine told about Richard Osgood, who has faithfully kept … the soldiers fell over - then we have recorded one of the most foolish events in all of human history---they got up! What we think about Jesus matters. - Phil. - let me mention a couple of quick examples: 1) current issue of US News and World Report - an interview with Barry Goldwater - I'm not wanting to make this a political issue - but this verse does have some implications to the way we view politics. We should take a very close look at where we are in our relationship with Him. Paul modifies this third command by using three participles in 3:16b to explain the means by which the Colossians are to allow the Word of Christ to dwell in them: by “teaching,” “warning,” and “singing.” They are to teach and warn with “psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs.” They are to sing to God “with gratitude in your hearts.”. - another example happened a couple of years ago - one of the TV evangelists was in trouble (I'm not taking up for the TV evangelist per see) - but Ted Koppel on Night Line was interviewing this man. Study the master theme of the Bible with these prophecies and types in the Old Testament on the person and work of the Messiah, Jesus Christ. Steve is the author, co-author, or contributor to six books and numerous booklets. ... Study Dictionary Study Maps System Arts Word Study Sermon Illustrations Daily Bible Reading iPhone/Mobile NET Bible. I'm going to ask a question that is purposely vague. Sermon Colossians 3:1-17 Noticeable Christians Colossians 3:1-17 Noticeable Christians Richard Niell Donovan Tomorrow is New Year's Day, and New Year's resolutions come to mind. - Paul says -- no, you be motivated by this principle. Jun 15, 1986. Acts 4:12 - Neither is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men whereby we must be saved. Scripture: Colossians 3:21. - many people in this world do not like men and women "who, in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus. Colossians, Expository Sermons - From The Executable Outlines Series by Mark A. Copeland - Hundreds of free sermon outlines and Bible study … Beyond All These…Love (Colossians 3:14-15) 06/13/04: Does God's Word Indwell You? This multi-part expository study of the epistle to the Colossians was preached at Flagstaff Christian Fellowship beginning in 2015. Colossians 3:5-17 Put on the New Self . Read the following Bible passages to assist you in preparing to read this sermon: Acts 13:1-3; 14:26-27; 26:15-19; Galatians 2:6-10. Paul reminds the Colossians that it is this peace “to which you were called in one body.” If the Colossians are going to withstand the danger of the Colossian heresy, they must do so together. - you let the name of Jesus Christ motivate you - you let that guide you - you let that direct you. John Piper Jan 17, 1999 34 Shares Sermon. - now you might say--well, thats not as true today. 3:15-17 constitutes the final paragraph of specific exhortations flowing from the generic exhortation of 3:1-4. The New Man, Old Man, and the Holy Spirit 3:10-14. by Chester McCalley. - thats right--instead of the legalists in chapter 2 who had a rule for everything. - is it the vacation days? The first 2 chapters present Christ as our Lord, Chapter 3 presents Christ as our Life and Chapter 4 presents Christ as our Love. Acts 21:13 - Then Paul answered, what mean you to weep and to break my heart? The solidarity of God’s new people standing together as one unified body is vital to withstanding the theological threat they face in the church. John 20:31 - But these are written that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing, ye might have life THROUGH HIS NAME. - powered by SermonAudio Thankfulness Essays. The Study Bookmark for Colossians [ view samples ] 1 per page [ pdf ] 4 per page [ pdf ] Introduction. We need to examine ourselves and see where we have been, where we are and where the Lord want… - later the Pharaoh did ask Moses who sent him--God said, you tell Pharaoh: "For this cause have I raised thee up, to show in thee my power, and that my name shall be declared throughout all the earth." Colossians 3:17 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) 17 And whatever you do, in word or in deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. ... Scripture: Colossians 3:5–17. - they wanted to have a rule for everything. Colossians 3:17 Practicing God's Principles by Theodore Epp; Colossians 3:17 Do All Things For Jesus' Sake by Mary Wilder Tileston; Colossians 3:23 Serve His Will by Mary Wilder Tileston; Colossians 3:23-24 Women in the Work World by Elisabeth Elliot; COLOSSIANS 4 all below are found here. 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