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The Gospel Truth

April 17, 2016 Preacher: Rich Lanning Series: Colossians

Scripture: Colossians 1:1–1:5

The Gospel Truth
Colossians 1:1–5
April 17, 2016


I. Author, audience, and greeting. Colossians 1:1–2

II. The gospel anchors our faith in Christ Jesus. Colossians 1:3–4a

III. The gospel overflows with love. Colossians 1:4b

IV. Gospel love is fueled by hope. Colossians 1:5

Questions for reflection:

  • What things compete for your faith or trust?
  • What does it mean to live by faith in Jesus Christ?
  • What are some practical ways that you can show love for someone else this week?
  • How does hope fuel Christian love in the present?

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