Powered by 4 - February 11, 2014


Intentionality Required

today's reading.
Colossians 3:1-112 Corinthians 5:17  - If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God...

the blog.
Living a Christ-centered life takes effort and intentionality on our part. Paul made that pretty clear by his use of many action verbs in Colossians 3:1-11. 

Verse 1--"seek the things that are above"
Verse 2--"set your minds on things that are above"
Verse 5--"Put to death therefore what is earthly"
Verse 8--"you must put them all away"
Verse 9--"you have put off the old self"

What are you intentional about doing that helps you "set your mind" on things above? In the past week what did you do to "put away" or "put to death what is earthly"? Tami

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