Beyond Belief: Colossians

September 18 – Colossians 2:6-15

September 18 – Colossians 2:6-15

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: Jesus has triumphed so we can place our full trust (be rooted) in Him. Be sure to notice the shift of thought that Paul makes in verse 8 here. Verses 6-7 look backwards at 1:1-2:5 while 8-15 begin a whole new line of...

September 11 – Colossians 2:1-5

September 11 – Colossians 2:1-5

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: Being knit together in love we can find true knowledge and reject false knowledge. Most of Paul’s letters start with some sort of theology before getting to exhortation or application, and this week in Colossians 2:1-5...

September 4 – Colossians 1:24-29

September 4 – Colossians 1:24-29

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: The work of Jesus in and through us. Last week we looked at Paul’s ode to Jesus, the preeminent King through whom and for whom all things were made. We could call that section the how of the gospel (God’s power) and...

August 28 – Colossians 1:15-23

August 28 – Colossians 1:15-23

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: Jesus, both in his person and in work, is worthy of our devotion. When it comes to understanding who Jesus is and what he has accomplished, this text right here is one of the pinnacles. In our discussion we’ll talk...

August 21 – Colossians 1:9-14

August 21 – Colossians 1:9-14

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: This is the fruit the gospel bears. Many of Paul’s letters start with a prayer for the church or person receiving it, and those prayers, like we saw in verses 1-8, often focus on the theme(s) of the letter as a whole....

August 14 – Colossians 1:1-8

August 14 – Colossians 1:1-8

All discussion guides in this series →Main focus: The gospel bears fruit. This week we’re jumping into the book of Colossians, and we’ll be going verse by verse through the entire thing—the series extends through November 13, right up until Vintage’s 20th anniversary....