We're excited to present our newest online course, A Study of Paul's Epistle to the Colossians (NT610). Learn the general content of the Epistle to the Colossians, the character of the man who authored it, the circumstances in which he wrote, and the key spiritual truths and principles Colossians opens. This course demonstrates this epistle as polemical, philosophic, personal, prayerful, practical, prophetic, and pointing—urging us to focus on Christ and heavenly things.
Life-Changing Spiritual Truths
When you apply the spiritual truths featured in Colossians to your life, you can experience a change of viewpoint, behavior, life goals, ministry, and character that is both Pauline and Christ-like in spirit.
This study examines Colossians' key subjects: Christ's multifaceted preeminence, the Colossian heresies, Paul's profound prayers, his urgent call to seek things above, his prophetic reference to Christ's appearing, his considerable practical instructions, and more.
Course Learning Outcomes
After completion of this course, students will also be able to:
- Understand the epistle’s theological and practical teachings and describe how they consent with, compliment, or illustrate those found in other biblical books.
- Formulate teachings, homilies, and counsels with which to instruct others in the truths presented in this epistle so they will assimilate them into their thinking, living, labors, and character.
- Prayerfully consider how other believers or churches are or are not practicing various aspects of this epistle's message and, when given the opportunity, offer effective, loving exhortations for them to rise to the high standards of gospel truth, love, zeal, devotion, and heavenly focus it presents.
Get a firsthand look at what you can expect from this online course by watching a FREE sample video lecture available for Lesson 1.
Learn more or start this course today by checking out A Study of Paul's Epistle to the Colossians (NT610) on our easy-to-use online learning platform.
About Rev. Greg Hinnant
This course is taught by Pastor Greg Hinnant, founder of Greg Hinnant Ministries, a prolific author, and a distinguished faculty member at CLSTG. His present teaching and writing ministries are founded on years of devotional and systematic study of the Bible and Christian history and have been strongly influenced by the teachings of some of the masters of the spiritual life, such as Oswald Chambers and A. W. Tozer. His books focus on a range of topics such as end-times Biblical prophecies, Proverbs, overcoming adversity, and much more. Pastor Hinnant has also ministered in churches, schools, and conferences across America and abroad for many years.