HOW TO LIVE LIFE TO ITS FULLEST
A STUDY IN COLOSSIANS
SERMON #8 A NEW ASSURANCE IN CHRIST
Question: Have you ever wondered how people who don't have the
possibly survive? - Boy, I do!
And the more I learn about Jesus and: all He has done for me,
all He does through me,
the more I realize that He is my life. Without Him life would
be so totally
meaningless, empty and hollow. People who do not live in right
relationship with Jesus are not really living at all ... they
existing. Jesus Christ really does make our life complete.
In order to have a truly full and meaningful life you need Jesus
*He is totally adequate
*He is totally able
*He is totally sufficient
It may sound simplistic, but the fact is, in order to live life
to its fullest
you need Jesus plus nothing.
Col. 2:9-10 "For in Christ all the fullness of deity lives in
bodily form (10)
And you have been given fullness in Christ, who is the head over
every power and
One of the reasons Christ brings fullness and completeness to
is because He gives us "A New Assurance" about life and
assurance comes from our position "In Him."
I want us to focus, in this study, on our new position as
Christ" and see if we can discover all that it means to be "In
Notice carefully the new position we have "In Christ" as we read
Col. 2:6-8 together:
Col 2:6 So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord,
continue to live in
Col 2:7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as
taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
Col 2:8 See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow
philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic
of this world rather than on Christ.
The 2 greatest truths of the Christian life have to be these 2
1.Jesus Christ is in me.
2.I am in Jesus Christ.
Now I don't know about you, but I have a hard time comprehending
either one of these basic fundamental facts.
1.It is hard to ...
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