Thanksgiving Is Our Dialect

There is a very interesting passage in Ephesians that talks about what our speech should be like.  Again I love the rendering of this passage from The Message in Eph. 5:3-4.  . . . Though some tongues just love the taste of gossip, those who follow Jesus have better uses for language than that. Don’t […]

Where are Our Ears Tuned

We talked about Paul’s thankfulness for the Philippians because of all the things they had done for him, but it is interesting to note that he had similar feelings for the Christians in Colossae even though he didn’t know them personally and they hadn’t done special things for him.  How could that be? Look at […]

Thankful Every time We Remember

Paul had a very special relationship with the Christians in Philippi.  He had not even planned to go to Philippi but in the Macedonian vision God called him to go there.   When he got there he met Lydia and her friends worshipping God by the riverside.  He was thrown into jail after driving an evil […]