Colossians 1:1-2 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2 To God’s holy people in Colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in Christ: Grace and peace to you from God our Father.
This week, we begin a new series through Paul’s letter to the Colossians. But before we get into the text of the letter itself, we’re going to spend a couple of days laying down some important groundwork. Today, we look at what Paul’s letter was trying to achieve in the lives of those who first heard it read out in the Colossian church. Tomorrow, we’ll then look at how it might do something similar as we read it in our own day.