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CHRIST OUR ALL IN ALL, A STUDY IN COLOSSIANS, 11-1-2020

Consider Yourselves Dead to Sin, Colossians 3:5-7

I.    Consider: Put in the forefront of your mind; imperative, a command.  Do this!
      A. Members of Your Earthly Body: Every aspect of the mind and body
      B. As Dead to Sin: Unable to sin, Incapable of sinning
      C. Specifically Consider Yourself as Dead to:
          1. Immorality: any sexual sin
          2. Impurity: moral corruption in general, but often including sexual sins
          3. Passion: lusts, often specific to sexual sins
          4. Evil Desire: Basic human tendency toward sin (James 1:14-15)
          5. Greed: sinful desire for more, covetousness
          6. All of these are various forms of idolatry
     D. Because, the Wrath of God is Coming on the Children of Disobedience
         1. In Contrast to the Coming of the Glory of Christ
         2. In Contrast to the Sons of Children of God (Children of Righteousness)
         3. Do Not Return to that Life Again 

II.   Put Away

III. Put On

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Christ Our All in All, A Study in Colossians, 10-25-2020

Christ Our All in All, A Study in Colossians
Set Your Minds on Christ and Our Destiny
 in His Glorious, Eternal Reign
Colossians 3:1-4

Context, Colossians 2:23

Self-made religion and severe bodily discipline is of no practical use in the battle with sinful indulgence

Instead, to Battle Sinful Indulgence

I.      We Must Keep on Seeking Things Above

II.     We Must Set Our Mind on Things Above

 III.   We Must Realize that We Have Died to our Sinful Desires
        and Our Life is Hidden with Christ in God

IV.    We Must Realize that Our Eternal, Glorious Destiny
        is with Christ

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Christ Our All in All, 10-18-2020

Set Your Minds on Christ and Our Destiny
in His Glorious, Eternal Reign;
Colossians 3:1-4

Context, Colossians 2:23
Self-made religion and severe bodily discipline is of no practical use in the battle with sinful indulgence

Instead, to Battle Sinful Indulgence
I.    We Must Keep on Seeking Things Above

II.   We Must Set Our Mind on Things Above 

III. We Must Realize that We Have Died to our Sinful Desires and Our Life is Hidden with Christ in God

IV. We Must Realize that Our Eternal, Glorious Destiny is with Christ

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