GodSpeak: Reading Paul Hearing Jesus

GodSpeak – Colossians 2:6-23 – August 11-16

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Colossians 2:6-23 Paul mixes metaphors right away in verse 6. Walk! Rooted! So, which is it? Both. Jesus sends us on a journey of faith to follow him. Along the way, we must be firmly planted…in him. Monday, August 11 Read Colossians 2:6-23. In this passage, Paul speaks frequently of … Read more

GodSpeak – Colossians 1:15-23 – July 28-August 2

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Colossians 1:15-23 Nothing is greater than Christ. Nothing. Apparently there was some competition for Christ in Colosse. Paul puts that to rest in our reading for this week. Jesus is supreme. Stand firm in him. Monday, July 28 Read Colossians 1:15-23. Who is Jesus? Why do you think Paul needs … Read more

GodSpeak – Colossians 1:1-14 – July 21-26

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Colossians 1:1-14 Paul hears about the church in Colossae and writes them a letter. He wants to encourage the young Christian church there to remain true to what they had been taught, even though others may teach them differently. Monday, July 21 Read Colossians 1:1-14. Paul has never visited Colossae. … Read more

GodSpeak – Philippians 4:10-23 – July 14-19

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Philippians 4:10-23 Paul finishes his letter to the Philippian church by thanking them for their generosity. God used them to bless Paul and his ministry many times. God provides while we live content with his provision. Monday, July 14 Read Philippians 4:10-23. Paul has learned the secret to being content. … Read more

GodSpeak – Philippians 4:1-9 – July 7-12

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Philippians 4:1-9 Paul desperately wants the Philippian Christians to stand firm in their faith. In order to do that, conflicts must be resolved, gentleness must be evident, prayer must dominate and hearts and minds must be guarded in Christ Jesus. Monday, July 7 Read Philippians 4:1-9. Once again we get … Read more

GodSpeak – Philippians 3 – June 30-July 5

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Philippians 3 Paul confesses his pride and calls it trash. He takes no credit for his salvation. Yet, he encourages them to imitate him and others like him. Why? We follow Jesus together. Monday, June 30 Read Philippians 3:1-11. How does Paul feel about his previous stature and accomplishments in … Read more

GodSpeak – Philippians 2:12-18 – June 23-28

Reading Paul, Hearing Jesus (GEPC) Philippians 2:12-18 With a humility like Christ and a unity in mind and heart, shine like lights in the midst of this dark world.  Oh, and just in case you were wondering, here’s an update on Timothy and Epaphroditus! Monday, June 23 Read Philippians 2:12-18.  Why would Paul advise the … Read more