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Jesus is Better

Proclaiming the Mystery

Original Date: 
Sunday, August 14, 2016

A Powerful Tool

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 24, 2016

Solus Christus

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 10, 2016

Colossians 1:24-2:5 Jesus is Better: Solus Christus

Jesus Plus
Open your Bibles, if you would, to Colossians 1 verse 24. Today we are going to continue our summer series from the book of Colossians that I am calling “Jesus is Better.”

I’ve been telling you, the last couple of weeks, that the point of this book is that Jesus is NOT just one of many choices on the menu of life. Paul was writing in a very multi-cultural, syncretistic time. Much like our own day. Where people saw belief in Jesus as one of many options.

Continue to Journey with Him

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 17, 2016

Colossians 2:6-23 Jesus is Better: Continue to Journey with Him

Diet Fads
Let’s talk a little bit about diet fads. Have you ever noticed how certain diet or exercise plans will become a big deal for a while, and then over time we never really hear about them anymore?

The Supremacy of Christ

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Colossians 1:15-23 Jesus is Better: The Supremacy of Christ

The Fruit Bearing Gospel

Original Date: 
Sunday, June 26, 2016

Colossians 1:1-14 Jesus is Better: The Fruit Bearing Gospel

Gifts of the Romans
Today we are beginning a new series on the book of Colossians. For the rest of the summer, we’re going to be in this little letter from Paul to a church located in what is today eastern Turkey. And the title I’ve chosen for this series is: Jesus is Better.

Now, I want to say a little about why I chose that title. And to do that, and to help us understand what we’re going to find in Colossians a little better, I need to talk a little about the Roman Empire.