Growing in the Gospel
Passage: Colossians 1:9–1:14
Title: Growing in the Gospel
Text: Colossians 1:9-14
We should follow the example of Paul and regularly pray for one another.
- Paul's prayer was continual.
- Paul prayed that they would be filled with the knowledge of God's will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding.
4 Traits of a life pleasing to the Lord
- Bearing fruit in every good work.
- Growing in the knowledge of God.
- Being strengthened with all power according to His glorious might.
- Joyfully giving thanks to the Father.
4 Principles in praying for others.
- Pray regularly.
- Give thanks and praise.
- Don't just pray for God to "fix things", pray for growth.
- Pray for spiritual development.