Colossians



Colossians

Colossians Series Audio Files June 2007 through April 2009

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June 2007

6/17/2007 11:45 AM Col 001 Introduction; the place, Paul, the heresy, letter to Philemon
6/24/2007 10:30 AM Col 002 Biography of Paul; early life and conversion; God uses your resume
6/24/2007 11:45 AM Col 003 Biography of Paul; Road to Damascus encounter; God gives your ministry

July 2007

7/1/2007 10:30 AM Col 004 Col 1:2 Christians set apart; true peace only from God; Communion (includes silences)
7/1/2007 11:45 AM Col 005 Col 1:2-4 Humility, proper prayer, faith, Biblical concept of thanksgiving
7/8/2007 10:30 AM Col 006 Col 1:3-4 Prayer and thankfulness; Faith and agape love
7/8/2007 11:45 AM Col 007 Col 1:4-5 agape love, hope in the future, truth
7/15/2007 10:30 AM Col 008 Col 1:3 Principles of prayer: purpose, fundamentals to be effective; grace
7/15/2007 11:45 AM Col 009 Col 1:3 Principles of Prayer: protocol, purity, legitimate need
7/22/2007 10:30 AM Col 010 Col 1:3 Principles of prayer: Relationship and revelation
7/22/2007 11:45 AM Col 011 Col 1:3 Principles of prayer: Faith, application and privacy
7/29/2007 11:45 AM Col 012 Col 1:3; Mt 6:9-13 Principles of prayer: answers: Mt 6:9-13 Template for prayer

August 2007

8/5/2007 10:30 AM Col 013 Col 1:3; Mt 6:9-13 Principles of prayer: agenda for private prayer; Communion (includes silences)
8/5/2007 11:45 AM Col 014 Col 1:3; Ps 27 Principles of prayer: Special prayers; Prayer cycle; sample prayers
8/12/2007 10:30 AM Col 015 Col 1:3; Ps 46, 16 Principles of prayer: sample prayers; Hope model prayers
8/12/2007 11:45 AM Col 016 Col 1:3; Ps 19 Principles of prayer: sample prayers; God model prayers; review
8/19/2007 10:30 AM Col 017 Col 1:9-14 outline; full knowledge of God's will
8/19/2007 11:45 AM Col 018 Col 1:9 the will of God: direct statements, wisdom verses, spiritual insight
8/26/2007 10:30 AM Col 019 Col 1:10 walking worthy of the Lord in humility and persecution; cooperating with God's grace
8/26/2007 11:45 AM Col 020 Col 1:10 Christian service: categories, equipping, growing toward full knowledge

September 2007

9/2/2007 10:30 AM Col 021 Col 1:10-11 Grow toward full knowledge; external power source; Communion (includes silences)
9/2/2007 11:45 AM Col 022 Col 1:11 God's might; endurance, longsuffering
9/9/2007 10:30 AM Col 023 Col 1:12-13 Giving thanks; inheritance; in the light; authority of darkness
9/9/2007 11:45 AM Col 024 Col 1:13, Rm 6 Authority of darkness; redeemed to live in the Kingdom
9/16/2007 10:30 AM Col 025 Col 1:12-20 overview; categorical study of what God does for us at salvation
9/16/2007 11:45 AM Col 026 Col 1:14-20 redemption - the price paid; results; outline vv 15-20
9/23/2007 10:30 AM Col 027 Col 1:15-20 outline; Christology; Image of God; Firstborn of creation
9/23/2007 11:45 AM Col 028 Col 1:16-17 We are created for Him with direction and purpose
9/30/2007 10:30 AM Col 029 Col 1:18 Jesus is the head of the Church; body of Christ passages
9/30/2007 11:45 AM Col 030 Col 1:18 Body of Christ passages; importance of resurrection

October 2007

10/7/2007 10:30 AM Col 031 Col 1:18 Jesus is the last Adam Communion (includes silences)
10/7/2007 11:45 AM Col 032 Col 1:18-20; Rm 5; I Cor 15 last Adam; fullness of deity, reconciliation
10/14/2007 10:30 AM Col 033 Col 1:20 reconciliation concept; Blood and subsititution in the Bible
10/21/2007 10:30 AM Col 034 Col 1:20 chapter review; reconciliation; substitution
10/21/2007 11:45 AM Col 035 Col 1:21-23 enemy; reconciliation; presentation; remaining steadfast
10/28/2007 10:30 AM Col 036 Col 1:21-27 outline; v 24 Paul's attitude toward suffering; purpose of the Church
10/28/2007 11:45 AM Col 037 Col 1:24-26 suffering; Paul chosen to reveal mystery of church age to gentiles; hope of glory

November 2007

11/4/2007 10:30 AM Col 038 Christology; Christ as Savior, Redeemer, Reconciler and Justifier; Communion
11/4/2007 11:45 AM Col 039 Christology: Christ as Redeemer, Reconciler and Justifier
11/18/2007 10:30 AM Col 040 Col 1:27 Mystery revealed; Christ in you; glory
11/18/2007 11:45 AM Col 041 Col 1:28-29 Proclamation by warning and teaching; power for ministry; Chapter One review
11/25/2007 10:30 AM Col 042 Col 2 Chapter outline; worldly philosophy and problem solving
11/25/2007 11:45 AM Col 043 Col 2 Chapter outline; Legalism and mysticism are godless; position in Christ counters philosophy

December 2007

12/2/2007 9:45 AM Col 044 Jesus is our example; verses; Communion (includes silences)
12/2/2007 11:15 AM Col 045 John the Baptist's baptism; Great commision baptizing; Jesus is our example
12/9/2007 9:45 AM Col 046 Col 2:1-2 History of this church; agape love and priesthood
12/9/2007 11:15 AM Col 047 Col 2:2; Hb 6:11-19 Diligence towards full assurance; promises from God

January 2008

1/13/2008 9:45 AM Col 048 Col 2:2-4; Eph 4:16; I Cor 13 unity of virtue love; assurance; full knowledge
1/13/2008 11:15 AM Col 049 Col 2:2-3 knowledge & Christ are now revealed; fear of loss - example is Job
1/20/2008 9:45 AM Col 050 Col 2:3 Job is example of fear of loss; Satan's slander; Job's losses
1/20/2008 11:15 AM Col 051 Col 2:3-4 Job's eventual bitterness & blasphemy; God's authority over life; Christ illustrates exclusion
1/27/2008 9:45 AM Col 052 Col 2:4 self justification; persuasive arguments and false teachers
1/27/2008 11:15 AM Col 053 Col 2:4-8 false teachers and deception; believers are connected; order and faith in the church

February 2008

2/3/2008 9:45 AM Col 054 Col 2:5-6 strength, walking in Him - verses; Communion (includes silences)
2/3/2008 11:15 AM Col 055 Col 2:6-7 walking in the Christian Life, being rooted and built up in Him - a cooperative venture
2/10/2008 9:45 AM Col 056 Col 2:8 false teachers enslave; traditions of men; patterns of the world
2/10/2008 11:15 AM Col 057 Col 2:8 elementary principles of the world; fundamentals of world view
2/17/2008 9:45 AM Col 058 Col 2:8 building a world view; definition and examples
2/17/2008 11:15 AM Col 059 Col 2:8 building a world view; value of the Bible
2/24/2008 9:45 AM Col 060 Col 2:8 Christian character; victory in rulership; purpose of the Christian life
2/24/2008 11:45 AM Col 061 Col 2:8 world view and revelation

March 2008

3/2/2008 11:15 AM Col 062 Col 2:8 world view and revelation: Nature and types of revelation
3/9/2008 11:15 AM Col 063 Col 2:8 world view and revelation: general and special; inspiration and inerrancy
3/16/2008 9:45 AM Col 064 Col 2:8 World view applied to Gn 1-3
3/16/2008 11:15 AM Col 065 Col 2:8 world view questions applied to Gn 1-3; temptation, fall and results
3/30/2008 9:45 AM Col 066 Col 2:8 battle of world view; lessons of the fall; God communicates, man writes
3/30/2008 11:15 AM Col 067 Col 2:8 battle of world view: contemporary theological views; neo orthodoxy explained; infallibility

April 2008

4/6/2008 9:45 AM Col 068 Col 2:8 Gn 11 ways to verify truth of scripture; internal cohesion; Communion (includes silences)
4/6/2008 11:15 AM Col 069 Col 2:8; Dan 9 ways to verify truth of scripture; internal cohesion; external cohesion
4/13/2008 9:45 AM Col 070 Col 2:8 ways to verify truth of scripture; examples of non contradiction and cohesion
4/13/2008 11:15 AM Col 071 Col 2:8 ways to verify truth of scripture; infallibility principle
4/20/2008 9:45 AM Col 072 Col 2:8 Flood verifies truth of scripture; self exaltation; modern values/truth dichotomy
4/20/2008 11:15 AM Col 073 Col 2:8; Acts 17 equipping for engaging people's world view; how Paul interacts
4/27/2008 9:45 AM Col 074 Col 2:8 Questions of world view: identifying and engaging other views- Islam
4/27/2008 11:15 AM Col 075 Col 2:8 last thoughts on Islam; Closed canon of scripture; evidence of inspiration

May 2008

5/4/2008 9:45 AM Col 076 Col 2:8 Lk 5, 19 World view: sharing Christ with unbelievers; Communion (includes silences)
5/4/2008 11:15 AM Col 077 Col 2:8 World view: identifying and engaging other views - atheism
5/18/2008 9:45 AM Col 078 Col 2:8 Kiev report; World view: evil and the nation; pantheism's world view
5/18/2008 11:15 AM Col 079 Col 2:8 World view: pantheism's world view; tenets and weaknesses of panentheism

June 2008

6/1/2008 9:45 AM Col 080 Col 2:8 World view: Defending Christian view; attributes of God; Communion
6/1/2008 11:15 AM Col 081 Col 2:8 World view: defending Christian view; essence of God
6/8/2008 9:45 AM Col 082 Col 2:8 World view: defending Christian view; infinity, comparative attributes
6/8/2008 11:15 AM Col 083 Col 2:8 World view: defending Christian view; comparative attributes; capabilities
6/15/2008 9:45 AM Col 084 Col 2:8 Christian world view: God's capabilities and character
6/15/2008 11:15 AM Col 085 Col 2:8 Christian world view: God's character: Righteousness, Love, Reason
6/22/2008 9:45 AM Col 086 Col 2:8 Christian world view: God's character: grace, truth, faithfulness
6/22/2008 11:15 AM Col 087 Col 2 World views; Outline; Paul's desire for Colossians to stand firm
6/29/2008 9:45 AM Col 088 Col 2:1-10 outline of vv 1-8; v. 9 fullness of deity of Christ; v. 10 fulness of Christian in Christ
6/29/2008 11:15 AM Col 089 Col 2:10 fulfillment and fulness in Christ; positional and experiential growth is through Christ only

July 2008

7/6/2008 9:45 AM Col 090 Col 2:10-11 your fulness in Christ; Communion (includes silences)
7/6/2008 11:15 AM Col 091 Col 2:11-13 circumcision and baptism bring shared death with Christ; newness of life
7/13/2008 9:45 AM Col 092 Col 2:12-13 baptism of the Spirit; The death and new life; verses about baptism
7/13/2008 11:15 AM Col 093 Col 2:13-14 forgiveness and regeneration; removal of condemnation; imputations
7/20/2008 9:45 AM Col 094 Col 2:1-15 review; Cross has disarmed Satan; have confidence
7/20/2008 11:15 AM Col 095 Col 2:15-17 victory processions; false teachers and legalism; shadow vs true
7/27/2008 9:45 AM Col 096 Col 2:16-18 legalism; don't let anyone cheat you of victory; humility
7/27/2008 11:15 AM Col 097 Col 2:18; Hb 1 angel worship; angels compared to Christ; fallen angels mystery religion; human conceit

August 2008

8/3/2008 9:45 AM Col 098 Col 2 review looking at Jesus; Communion (includes silences)
8/3/2008 11:15 AM Col 099 Col 2:18 holding fast to the Head; Body metaphor; local church
8/10/2008 9:45 AM Col 100 Col 2:18 uselessly inflated by the mind of the flesh; battle for the soul
8/10/2008 11:15 AM Col 101 Col 2:20-22 dead with Christ; bondage of nature; limited usefulness
8/17/2008 9:45 AM Col 102 Col 2:20-23 Dogma of the world; Modern analogies; man made religion
8/17/2008 11:15 AM Col 103 Col 2 last half only - review
8/24/2008 9:45 AM Col 104 Col 3 chapter overview; general and specific commands; your position in Christ
8/24/2008 11:15 AM Col 105 Col 3:1 you are what you seek; verses, what you seek is what you get
8/31/2008 9:45 AM Col 106 Col 3:1-3 values and priorities; think the things above; life hidden in Christ
8/31/2008 11:15 AM Col 107 Col 3:3-4 we share life and revelation with Christ

September 2008

9/7/2008 11:15 AM Col 108 Col 3:5 putting to death the faculties of the body as they relate to sin; practical thoughts
9/14/2008 9:45 AM Col 109 Col 3:6-7 practical thoughts about avoiding sin; don't participate in unbelievers' sins
9/14/2008 11:15 AM Col 110 Col 3:6-7 Ecclesiastes: worldly pursuit is vanity; The Divine solution
9/21/2008 9:45 AM Col 111 Col 3:8-9a put off sins, put on character of Christ by means of the word
9/21/2008 11:15 AM Col 112 Col 3:9b-11 cross references; operation of sinful nature; Image of Christ
9/28/2008 9:45 AM Col 113 Col 3:10 Christ is our creator and example; sample verses
9/28/2008 11:15 AM Col 114 Col 3:10-11 Experiential sanctification; divisions on the basis of falsehoods

October 2008

10/5/2008 9:45 AM Col 115 Col 3:11-12 unity, chosen of God in Christ; communion (includes silences)
10/5/2008 11:15 AM Col 116 Col 3:12 chosen, holy and beloved; put on mental attitude virtues
10/12/2008 9:45 AM Col 117 Col 3:12 virtues with respect to relationships; mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness
10/12/2008 11:15 AM Col 118 Col 3:12-13 virtues with respect to relationships; gentleness, patience, bearing with one another
10/19/2008 9:45 AM Col 119 Col 3:12-13; Lk 15 forgiveness; lost sheep, lost coin, prodigal son, be ready to forgive
10/19/2008 11:15 AM Col 120 Col 3:14; Lk 15 prodigal son; Love is above all; Example of Jesus
10/26/2008 9:45 AM Col 121 Col 3:15 review of virtues; inner peace comes from God; verses
10/26/2008 11:15 AM Col 122 Col 3:15 calling from God; Body of Christ; Become thankful

November 2008

11/2/2008 9:45 AM Col 123 Col 3:15 decline of our nation; thanksgiving; communion (includes silences)
11/2/2008 11:15 AM Col 124 Col 3:15-16 Thanksgiving verses; word indwells us; ministries of the Spirit
11/9/2008 9:45 AM Col 125 Col 3:16 passion for the Word; teaching and admonishing
11/9/2008 11:15 AM Col 126 Col 3:16 raising up teachers; singing in grace, music
11/16/2008 11:15 AM Col 127 Col 3:16 music - a biblical primer and guide requires virtue, truth and organization
11/23/2008 9:45 AM Col 128 Col 3:16 music vision for the Church; freedoms and dangers; music related to spiritual life
11/23/2008 11:15 AM Col 129 Col 3:16-17 popular Christian music and culture; governing principles
11/30/2008 9:45 AM Col 130 Col 3:17 study on "in the name of the Lord Jesus"; giving thanks; stewardship
11/30/2008 11:15 AM Col 131 Col 3:17 stewardship; verses on time and material prosperity; attitudes and wise use

December 2008

12/7/2008 11:15 AM Col 132 Col 3:17 stewardship: wealth; spiritual gifts; body; talents
12/30/2008 7:30 PM Col 133 Col 3:1-19 v. 1-17 review; 18-19 commands to wives and husbands

January 2009

1/1/2009 7:30 PM Col 134 Col 3:18-19; Eph 5 spiritual momentum precedes marital success; obedience and love
1/6/2009 7:30 PM Col 135 Col 3:18-19; Eph 5:22-33 purpose of commands to obey and love is to glorify Christ
1/8/2009 7:30 PM Col 136 Col 3:18-19; Titus 2; I Pt 3 older women teaching young wives; witness of obedience
1/13/2009 7:30 PM Col 137 Col 3:18-19; I Pt 3; Gn 2 witness of obedience; inner beauty; woman's purpose
1/15/2009 7:30 PM Col 138 Col 3:18-19; Gn 1:26-28 Purpose of Marriage; Dominion using Divine Character Image
1/20/2009 7:30 PM Col 139 Col 3:18-19 Impact of the Industrial Revolution on the family, from Nancy Pearcey's "Total Truth"
1/22/2009 7:30 PM Col 140 Col 3:19-20 no recording - arming the family for the culture war
1/27/2009 7:30 PM Col 141 Col 3: 19020 humility of children; Father's leadership; verses dealing with honoring your parents and passing on wisdom
1/29/2009 7:30 PM Col 142 Col 3:19-20 verses dealing with honoring your parents and teaching your children godly wisdom

February 2009

2/3/2009 7:30 PM Col 143 Col 3:21-22 Biblical passages on child raising; modern applications to work
2/5/2009 7:30 PM Col 144 Col 3:22-24 work applications; God is ultimate authority; reward comes from God
2/11/2009 7:30 PM Col 145 Col 3:25-4:1 Justice and fairness; God is impartial when judging slaves; masters must be just
2/12/2009 7:30 PM Col 146 Col 4:1-4 addendum to child raising verses; we are slaves to God; walk in prayer; Paul's necessity to speak the Word
2/17/2009 7:30 PM Col 147 Col 4:2-4 Paul's prayer to advance the Word; Evaluation of circumstances
2/19/2009 7:30 PM Col 148 Col 4:5 spiritual life in the public eye; purchasing time; season conversations with grace

March 2009

3/15/2009 9:45 AM Col 149 Col 4:7-18 outline; v. 7-9 Tychichus' background and mission to Colossae
3/15/2009 11:15 AM Col 150 Col 4:8-9 paraklesis; three people and a thing; Onesimus' background; Philemon
3/22/2009 9:45 AM Col 151 Col 4:10-11 biography of Aristarchus and John Mark: the break and reconciliation
3/22/2009 11:15 AM Col 152 Col 4:12-14 Epaphras; praise for them; will of God; Luke and Demas
3/29/2009 9:45 AM Col 153 Col 4:15-18 Churches in Laodikeia; mutual support to other believers; follow through in ministry
3/29/2009 11:15 AM Col 154 Col 1:1-16 Review: greeting and assessment, the prayer, superiority of Christ

April 2009

4/5/2009 9:45 AM Col 155 Col 1:9-23 Review: endurance, pre-eminence of Christ; Communion (includes silences)
4/5/2009 11:15 AM Col 156 Col 1:24- 2:23 Review: purpose of ministry, warnings about deception
4/26/2009 9:45 AM Col 157 Col 2:20-3:15 Review: your position in Christ, practical applications and virtues
4/26/2009 11:15 AM Col 158 Col 3:15-4:18 Review: practical virtues, greetings and final instructions