Giving Particular and Specific Thanks

Have you ever wondered why many of us will be gathering with family and friends this week to celebrate thanksgiving? Of course we may say 'We're gathering together because it's Thanksgiving.' Or maybe you'd say 'We're gathering together because it's what we always do.' Let's think a little deeper about this. When we gather for … Continue reading Giving Particular and Specific Thanks

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The Supremacy of Christ in Redemption, part 1

Whereas the supremacy of Christ in creation reveals His transcendence, the supremacy of Christ in redemption reveals His immanence. Whereas the supremacy of Christ in creation reveals who He is, the supremacy of Christ in redemption reveals what He has done. Our list continues… Jesus is the Head of the Church In Colossians 1:18 we … Continue reading The Supremacy of Christ in Redemption, part 1

The Regal Christ Hymn of Colossians

In Colossians 1:15-20, Paul is soaring in praise to the glory, greatness, and grandeur of Jesus Christ. It is a wondrous text in the Bible: "He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.  For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things … Continue reading The Regal Christ Hymn of Colossians