Here are plenteous provisions far exceeding, those of Solomon, though at the sight of that royal profusion, Sheba's queen felt that there was no more spirit in her, and declared that the half had not been told to her. The Epistles …W. Colossians 1:7-13 KJV. In the inheritance of the saints, that which each has, goes to increase the possession of the rest. AT THE close of this little volume it seems fitting to recount again a wonderful personal experience, narrated in The Sunday School Times of December 7, 1918. I do not remember the time when I did not have in some degree a love for the Lord Jesus Christ as my Saviour. In one of our northern coal-pits there was a little boy employed in a lonely and dangerous part of the mine. What does Paul call himself in verse 1? When not quite twelve years of age, at a revival meeting, I publicly accepted and confessed Christ as my Lord and Master. 1. Who was the letter written to? 7 As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ; You can only do your work in His strength, by Him working in you through the Spirit. The Master,--1. It may give some sort of order to our thoughts if they fall under four heads. There is a wonderful rush and fervour in the prayers of Paul. 1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timotheus our brother, 2 To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ which are at Colosse: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 12. i. COL. i. From that time there grew up in my heart a deep yearning to know Christ in a more real way, for he seemed so unreal, …Rosalind Goforth—How I Know God Answers Prayer, Text: Colossians 1, 3-14. When not quite twelve years of age, at a revival meeting, I publicly accepted and confessed Christ as my Lord and Master. 14); 'His inheritance in the saints', The text is a great deep, we cannot explore it, but we will voyage over its surface joyously, the Holy Spirit giving us a favorable wind. "Giving thanks." My son, the inner state of every man I know well, and to each heart in accordance with its needs I make Myself known; and for bringing men into the way of righteousness there is no better means than the manifestation of Myself. 11); 'An earnest of our inheritance' (i. 29. Colossians 1:7-17 As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ; Who also declared unto us your love in the Spirit. We have him here setting forth his loving desires for the Colossian Christians in a prayer of remarkable fulness and sweep. 12 (R.V.) H. Griffith Thomas—The Prayers of St. Paul, The Inheritance. For man I became man that he might. For man I became man that he might …Sadhu Sundar Singh—At The Master's Feet, Victory FoundAT THE close of this little volume it seems fitting to recount again a wonderful personal experience, narrated in The Sunday School Times of December 7, 1918. In the inheritance of the saints, that which each has, goes to increase the possession of the rest. 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My son, the inner state of every man I know well, and to each heart in accordance with its needs I make Myself known; and for bringing men into the way of righteousness there is no better means than the manifestation of Myself. 7… Broadly taken, it is for their perfecting, 'Giving thanks unto the Father, who made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light.'--COL. 5. Colossians 1:7 King James Version (KJV) - Read this chapter. You can only do your work in His strength, by Him working in you through the Spirit. i. The Master,--1. "Giving thanks." ? i. From that time there grew up in my heart a deep yearning to know Christ in a more real way, for he seemed so unreal. Where is it placed--"in him,", (Twenty-fourth Sunday after Trinity.) to the Colossians i. You have your own special work; make it a work of intercession. No parts of his letters are so lofty, so impassioned, so full of his soul, as when he rises from speaking of God to men to speaking to God for men. to the Colossians i. 9-12. Text: Colossians 1, 3-14. 3. All my state shall Tychicus declare unto you, who is a beloved brother, and a faithful minister and fellowservant in the Lord: Hebrews 3:2 KJV. Colossians 1:7 - KJV - As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant,... Study verse in the King James Version Colossians 1:7 King James Version (KJV) - Read this chapter. Colossians 1:7 7 As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ; Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light.--Ep. Approximately when was it written? 6. It may give some sort of order to our thoughts if they fall under four heads. No parts of his letters are so lofty, so impassioned, so full of his soul, as when he rises from speaking of God to men to speaking to God for men. The people in this area were caught up in what? i. 14); 'His inheritance in the saints' …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture, All Fulness in ChristThe text is a great deep, we cannot explore it, but we will voyage over its surface joyously, the Holy Spirit giving us a favorable wind. 11 (R.V.). Remember, God is not only the Creator, but the Great Workman, who worketh all in all. 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