And above all these things put on charity, which is the bond of perfectness. [Colossians 3:14] The unifying principle is love – Agape! It is the mortar that holds and harmonizes the seeming diversity of reality which make the building blocks of revelation. It is the garb that covers and makes beautiful the body of…… Continue reading have love towards the brethren!
Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. [Colossians 3:13] Forgiveness is perhaps the deepest indicator of true spiritual maturity and perfection in Christ. How deep is a man founded in the Love of Christ? Watch how he forgives…… Continue reading How deep is a man founded in the Love of Christ?
Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering— Colossians 3:12 These are the colours of the Kingdom we must adorn ourselves constantly in. These are the expressions of the first born that must be the fragrance of our lives. These must be the contrails that mark our…… Continue reading The insignia of God’s Elect…
Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all. [Colossians 3:11] Hallelujah! Christ is all and in all! No distinction by race, ethnicity or socioeconomic strata…no place for religion. Only Christ. One banner. One song. One monolithic front. Only in Christ! Only…… Continue reading Christ is all and in all!
Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds; And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him: [Colossians 3:9,10] Who is this new man? He is the man in Christ. His mind is renewed by…… Continue reading put on every day the “new man”
All of the inspired Word of God was writ that man may come into Christ, and once rooted in this unmovable foundation, that he may be enlightened and ushered into the full expression of the divine life in all themes. Thus is decreed the mandate of His Divine Oracles. This is what ought to be…… Continue reading All of revelation revealed!
Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: [Colossians 3:5] This compels us to feast soberly on the empty cross of Jesus. For we are them that came through the cross of Jesus and have been admonished to carry its power with us…… Continue reading how do we paralyse the vestiges of the old man in us?