Bible Study: Colossians 4:5&6

A study based on the sermon: Live Wisely & Speak to People About God

Reading Colossians 4:5-6

  1. What is wisdom?
  2. Where can we find wisdom?
  3. In the sermon we spent some time looking at what it means to fear God (Psalm 111:10); what does it mean and why is it important for us to have a proper understanding of that?
  4. What does it mean to make the most of every opportunity, and also what does it not mean?
  5. Discuss verse 6 as a group and talk through how we might practically apply to our lives here and now.

A study on Colossians 1:24-29

This study is based on the sermon Nothing New Here!

  1. Read Colossians 1:24-29; what are your first thoughts?
  2. Paul says he is glad to suffer and that he is participating in the sufferings of Christ [cf. 2 Corinthians 11:23-27]. Talk through what he means and how we should apply this in our lives.
  3. Paul is at pains to make clear that he is a servant for God. Discuss why it is important that we understand this and live it out.
  4. What does it mean to preach the whole gospel and how do we do it?
  5. God’s wisdom and strength are the key to Paul’s service – are we working, serving and living in His strength, power and wisdom? what difference does it make?

Tweets from New Connexions

New Connexions's Twitter avatar
New Connexions
@New_Connex

“Unfailing love and faithfulness make atonement for sin. By fearing the Lord, people avoid evil.” Proverbs 16:6

New Connexions's Twitter avatar
New Connexions
@New_Connex

We had a great 9th Birthday BBQ today at @New_Connex Here are some of us in the sunshine☀️ #Ely #Newconnexionst.co/P2dTNbyP2m

New Connexions's Twitter avatar
New Connexions
@New_Connex

So it seems that we should: Live Wisely & Speak to People About God... t.co/wGBb0LMqon #sermon #newconnexions #Jesus #wisdom #life