The mouth speaks from what fills the heart. The Christian congregation is so saturated with the message of Christ that helpful words are spoken to each other, and words of thanksgiving are sung to God. The healthy and helpful congregation is a place of new words. Text: Colossians 3:16-17
Justin and Scott sit down to explore how Christians should let the peace of Christ rule them as they are part of the congregation. Is there ever a time to separate from a church? If so, how do we separate in light of Colossians 3:15?
Christians are in a new state of peace with God because Christ has removed our sin and reconciled us to him. This new peace is now the arbiter within, settling issues in our hearts and in the church. In Christ we have peace with God and each other, and we are called to live peacefully. […]
In Colossians 3:10-14, Paul encourages us to “put on the new self.” This week, Justin and Scott discuss several issues relating to the new self, and how we respond when we realize we are not living new.