Category Archives: Colossians

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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December 23 – GIVE JOY – Have Peace

Read Luke 2:14 & Colossians 3:15 “Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.” “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to … Continue reading

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November 25 – Life Verses – Colossians 3:23

Read Colossians 3:23 “Let my lifesong sing to you…”   – Casting Crowns My first job was at Giffins’ Prescription Center working for $1.65/hour. Back then I enjoyed having a little bit of money but I probably cut corners sometimes and … Continue reading

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November 24 – Life Verses – Colossians 1:16-18

Read Colossians 1:16-18 As most, before we chose to live for Christ, we chose to live for ourselves. From about 6 years old, singing was a love of mine and at age 10, musical theater became a passion. With my … Continue reading

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