“All Things” Means Me – GMG Colossians Study Days 5 & 6

Colossians 1:15-18 “He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For everything was created by Him, in heaven and on earth, the visible and the invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things have been created through Him and for Him.  He is before all things, and by … Continue reading

Transfer From Captivity – GMG Colossians Study Day 5

Colossians 1:13-14: “He has rescued us from the domain of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son He loves. We have redemption, the forgiveness of sins, in Him.” We live in the tangible representation of an unseen word. Those who, in the unseen world, are captives in the domain of darkness  are … Continue reading

A Prayer for My Children (Days 3 & 4 of GMG Colossians Study)

Colossians 1:9-12 contains one of the most beautiful intercessory prayers in Scripture. Paul tells the believers at Colosse that he prays for them continually and without stopping.  As a mother, I pray for my children in much the same way – continually and without stopping. And when we say goodnight prayers together, much of my … Continue reading

Follow the Leader: Is There a “Right” Way to Lead a Family Spiritually?

Quick, what’s the first thing you think of when you imagine a man leading his family spiritually? For a really long time, my idea of leading the family was to have my husband sitting, expounding on the truths of the Bible to the kids, while they sat at his feet, their enraptured faces upturned and … Continue reading