Category Archives: Colossians

February 17 – Meet the Team – Tom Weckesser

Read Colossians 3:23 My name is Tom Weckesser. I am from Wooster. My dad was a Captain in the US Marines and my mother was a teacher. They raised me correctly. and I am very grateful. Their married life began … Continue reading

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February 12 – Meet the Team – Kelly Lawson

Read Isaiah 26:3 and Colossians 1:16-18 To give a snapshot of who I am, I guess I should start with my upbringing. I am the youngest of 5 children; I was raised in a Christian home. My father and mother … Continue reading

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February 7 – Faithfulness – He is Forgiving

Read 1 John 1: 5-10; Colossians 2:13 I love talking about God’s forgiveness, don’t you?  Everything I’ve ever done (or will do) wrong is covered by God’s forgiveness, thus giving me a free pass to heaven.  It’s Christianity 101!  We … Continue reading

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November 28 – The Songs We Sing – “It Is Well with My Soul!”

Read Isaiah 26:3-4 and Colossians 2:14 I like when things go well… like the project I’m working on goes according to plan, the people in my family are healthy and my friends are in a good place.  Sometimes, God allows … Continue reading

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October 26 – The 2020 Election – Kindness

Day 2:  Kindness “Don’t let being ‘right’ talk you out of being ‘kind.’” – Bob Goff Kindness is defined as considerate, helpful, and having a benevolent disposition.  God is kind.  Paul told the Romans that kindness is what leads us … Continue reading

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July 2 – United – Colossians 4

Read Colossians 4:2-6 It happened more than I would have liked playing high school basketball. I’m playing defense and a guy comes across the lane. I have a hand on him so I can get decent positioning. However, the impact … Continue reading

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June 20 – Peace – Let God’s Peace Control Your Heart

Read Colossians 3:12-17 When our minds are set on the truth of what God has done — His love, His power, His mercy, His grace — we know the peace of God. And it changes everything. Peace. It means wholeness. Like … Continue reading

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May 11 – When I Get Out – Giving Up Control and Knowing Him

Read Colossians 3:16a and 2 Peter 1:2 I admit it. I’m a bit of a control freak. Many leaders are. In fact, I’m not even a big fan of surprises…because they’re out of my control! But I have been learning … Continue reading

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May 2 – Jesus: The Resurrection and the Life – From Death to Life!

Read Colossians 3:1-17 “…you were dead in your sins…” “…God made you alive with Christ…” “…you died with Christ…” (Col. 2:13, 20) Apart from the written revelation of God in Colossians 2 (with parallel ideas in Ephesians 2 and Romans 6), I don’t think … Continue reading

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December 28 – Life Verses – John 15:1-8

Read John 15:1-8 Galatians 5:16-26, Colossians 1:9-14 and James 3:13-18 I’m lacking as a gardener but my green-thumbed friend, Kristen, doesn’t seem to care. Visiting her this spring, she insisted on entrusting me with a portion of her Dahlia plants. … Continue reading

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