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Jan 13, 2019

"Don't Be Take Captive"

Preacher: Randy Johns

Series: Sermons


“Don’t Be Taken Captive!”

Lessons from the Letter to the Colossians

The Warning:  

“See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ.”

(Colossians 2:8)



Opening Greeting (1:1-14)

  1. The Theological (What Christ Did for Us): The Supremacy of Christ in   Creation (1:15-2:23)
  2. The Practical (What Christ Intends to   Do through Us): The Submission to   Christ in Daily Life (3:1-4:6)

 Closing Greeting (4:7-18)


“In Christ”

“To God’s holy people in Colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters

in Christ:

Grace and peace to you from God our Father.”

(Colossians 1:2)


“Live a Laudable Life”
(Colossians 1:10-12)

  1. Generate good works.
  2. Hang out with God.
  3. Tap into the power source.
  4. Give credit to whom credit is due.