Entries by omegak

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Jesus is Coming Soon

If Jesus returned today…right now…would you be ready? Would the “Holy City” be your eternal home?? Were you able to say “Yes!” with confidence? Or, did you honestly have to answer “No” along with a sense of fear or uneasiness in your heart? Or, do you ask yourself, “What is salvation?” Salvation is the deliverance, […]

Paul’s opening prayer, thanksgiving for and encouragement to the believers in Colossae

Paul’s opening prayer, thanksgiving for and encouragement to the believers in Colossae As we review Paul’s opening prayer, his thanksgiving for and his encouragement to the Colossian church, found in the first chapter of his letter verses 1 – 12, we are impressed by the Apostle’s emphasis on faith in Christ. His beautifully eloquent introduction […]

Paul’s encouragement to the believers in Colossae

Paul’s encouragement to the believers in Colossae Paul goes on to recognize that the transforming word of the gospel, which had been presented to the Colossians by one of Paul’s disciples, Epaphras, and which they had accepted gladly into their hearts, was in the process of radically reshaping the whole Roman Empire. In these verses […]

Paul’s powerful prayer for the believers in Colossae

Paul’s powerful prayer for the believers in Colossae   After affirming his thankfulness to God for revealing the Gospel of “grace..in truth” and praising the church in Colossae’s founder, Epaphras, calling him “our beloved fellow servant…a faithful minister of Christ on your behalf…”, Paul assures the Colossian church that, “..from the day we heard of […]