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 …

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 …

MY world

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I’ve been trying to straighten out my world. It gets stressful. I find it difficult to be an expert in cosmology, economics, politics, history and so on. But how else can I live in MY world unless I understand it all? If a solution is not forthcoming to a problem, maybe the problem is with the problem. Maybe I am trying to answer the wrong questions. What do I do with MY world? The starting point isn’t to understand and master it all, the starting point is to realize that …