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Colossians 1:24-2:5 | Encouraged In Heart— United In Love

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Encouraged In Heart— United In Love

Colossians 1:24-2:5

Key Verse 2:2

“My purpose is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ.”

Paul was a good shepherd for the Colossians even though he did not know them personally. He loved them enough to teach them the word of God so that they might remain rooted in his marvelous grace. It was Epaphras, Paul’s disciple who brought the Gospel message to the Colossians. They had believed it and by believing it they had crossed over from death to life. They were once dead in their sins, … Read the rest