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  • Words of Grace – According to Christ

    “See to it that no one takes you captive by philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits of the world, and not according to Christ.”  Colossians 2:8 You’ve probably heard about, or experienced, choice overload. This happens when people become overwhelmed by the number...

  • Words of Grace – The “Him” We Proclaim

    “Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that we may present everyone mature in Christ.” Colossians 1:28 It is not hard to figure out from the context of Colossians that when Paul wrote, “Him we proclaim”, he was talking about Jesus Christ. But the question is,...

  • Words of Grace – Your Weekend Prayers

    “Pray without ceasing.” 1 Thessalonians 5:17 This weekend some of us will be resting, some will be working, and some are recovering from the flu. Whatever your situation, I hope you will include prayer in your weekend plans. If you are a morning person, spend an early hour in prayer...

  • Words of Grace – Christ Changes Minds

    “And you, who once were alienated and hostile in mind, doing evil deeds, he has now reconciled in his body of flesh by his death.” Colossians 1:21-22 We change our minds every day, mostly about insignificant things like what to eat and what clothes to wear. Over time, we can...

  • Words of Grace – Look Both Ways

    “We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you.” Colossians 1:3 For reasons that remain a mystery, I pulled my hand from the grip of my mother and darted across 21st Avenue to the grocery story that was our destination. Even in the...

  • Words of Grace – Our Church Reputation

    Our Church Reputation “…we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and of the love that you have for all the saints, because of the hope laid up for you in heaven.” Colossians 1:4-5 (ESV) Being a pastor and living in a city like Nashville, I hear a lot about...