Posts Tagged ‘Supporting one another’

Colossians 1:24-2:5 For This I Toil

Jesus cares about EVERY member of His body and wants unity throughout.

Paul shares with this group of believers why he cares so much about them. He didn’t plant this church personally but he cares for them as if he did. He shares Jesus’ care for them.

In my bible helps I am told that Paul was concerned about false teaching that came into this church. His heart is crying out for their protection!

God called Paul to be a minister to the Gentiles and he takes this calling seriously and personally. Paul knows he can’t be everywhere for everyone but he wants to make sure that the truth is spread above all else. His imprisonment has been instrumental in calling more attention to the gospel. It is a platform he can preach from. And his best message is how he is living for Jesus under those circumstances. Read more »