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"Enough" Series: Colossians 1

"Enough" Series: Colossians 1

Aug 06, 2017

Passage: Colossians 1

Preacher: Eric Pruitt

Series: Jesus is Enough

Category: Jesus is Enough

Keywords: jesus is enough

Detail:

Colossians 1

Coexist – What we look like on the outside is different, but on the inside, we should all look like Christ.

The purpose of Colossians is the refute heresy in the church.

The theme of Colossians is this:  Jesus is enough!

Jesus is enough because He is...

1.  Lord of creation.

  • Colossians 1:15-17
  • The word “image” is the Greek word “eikon” which means likeness.  It also implies manifestation.
  • Genesis 1:1 & Genesis 26 – Elohiym is the Hebrew word used for God.  It is in the plural tense.

2.  Lord of the Church .

  • Colossians 1:18-20
  • Jesus is Lord of the Church because He died for the Church.
  • Ephesians 5:22, Ephesians 5:23, Ephesians 5:25
  • Colossians 1:21-22
  • Jesus is the bridge that fixed the chasm caused by our sin.

3.  Lord of ministry

  • Ministry is serving the Church.
  • Colossians 1:25-27
  • The mystery is “Christ in you”.
  • Colossians 1:28-29 

Challenge:

  • Stand firm and grounded in the truth of the Gospel.