Week5-Day3: Keeping in Touch: Colossians 4:7-9

When I first began in student ministry, one of the things I found burdensome was writing newsletters to supporters and friends. For one thing it seemed a bit embarrassing to talk about the things I was doing. For another, in … Continued

A Practical Prayer

K. Marshall Williams, Sr. has served as pastor of the historic Nazarene Baptist Church in Philadelphia for over 32 years. Prior to his pastorate, he served as a missionary with Sports Ambassadors in Asia and Africa as well as an … Continued

Week5-Day2: Reach Out to the World: Colossians 4:2-6

Today we move into the final section of Colossians. The Apostle Paul gives final greetings and words of advice so that the Christians at Colossee may live in the freedom of the Gospel. As he has done throughout the letter, … Continued

Week5-Day1: Work for the Lord: Colossians 3:22-4:1

Work is an important part of our lives. Through our work we generate income that provides for our basic necessities and, depending on how lucrative our income, lets us buy things that we enjoy. Not only that, through our work … Continued

Week4-Day5: Order Your Home: Colossians 3:18-21

Families are our doorway into the world. We get our physical bodies from our parents as well as our social skills and attitudes towards life. Our parents’ social circle will be the one that we feel most comfortable with. And … Continued

Week4-Day4: Be Thankful: Colossians 3:15-17

We are supposed to set our minds on heavenly things. If we do there are immediate and practical consequences. We have just looked at a couple of them; dying to sinful desires and putting aside negative emotions towards others. There … Continued