Posts with the category “colossians”
October 21st, 2020
Elemental SpiritsWritten by: Samantha WichmanIn Colossians 2:8, Paul charges believers to not be taken captive by philosophy and empty deceit, “according to human tradition, according to elemental spi...
September 25th, 2020
Roman PrisonsWritten by: Samantha WichmanUnlike today, Roman prisons in Paul’s time were primarily used as a holding place for people who were condemned to die. A person awaiting trial would occasiona...
The Emperor Cult and Christian Cannibalism
September 17th, 2020
The Emperor Cult & Christian CannibalismWritten by: Larry ElliottSome silly notion of a future medical career prompted me to take 5 years of Latin by the time I graduated from high school – never mind...
September 9th, 2020
Praying Scripture“And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to wa...
Colossians- An Introduction
September 2nd, 2020
Colossians: An IntroductionWritten by: Larry ElliottGeneral info: This week we embark on a study of the short letter to the church at Colossae (or Colosse). If you are not familiar with this book (or ...