Colossians and the Story

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Colossians 1:15-29 is a good example of the Story: Creation Fall Redemption Transformation Completion are all there: 15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. 16 For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. 17 And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together. 18 And he is the head of the body, the church. He is …

Existence is from and for God

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Psalms 100 1 Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth!2 Serve the LORD with gladness!Come into his presence with singing!3 Know that the LORD, he is God!It is he who made us, and we are his;we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.4 Enter his gates with thanksgiving,and his courts with praise!Give thanks to him; bless his name!5 For the LORD is good;his steadfast love endures forever,and his faithfulness to all generations.

Monday – back to basics. Good is, because God is

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My phone got soaked. I was filling in at football training and there was a downpour. When the game ended, my phone was ended as well. I’m using a knock-off Nokia from China right now. I can tell it isn’t quite right; the way the back doesn’t snap in when I inserted my SIM was one hint. More obvious is the double images on the screen. It will work, but it isn’t what it should be. I feel that way. The series of shifts over the last stretch of time …