Putting On The New Man
Passage: Colossians 3:10–3:11
Foothill Bible Church September 20, 2020
Putting on the New Man
These verses describe God’s work and God’s working in and through the Christian. God gloriously makes the Christian a new person in Christ. God then transform a life from the inside out. We know and experience the sufficiency of Christ and the Bible. Being a new person in Christ is life transforming. It effects our lives, how we live, how to relate to others, along with what we think, say, and do.
1A. THE REALITY (3:10a)
1B. Description of the old life, verses 5-9.
2B. Description of the new life, verses 12-14.
2A. THE RENEWAL (3:10b)
1B. Knowing (Isaiah 59:1-2; Romans 5:15,17; Colossians 2:14; 2 Corinthians 13:5; John 10:27
2B. Growing (Genesis 1:16-27; Ephesians 4:24)
1C. God is the Creator and He created man
2C. Man is created in the image of God
3C. Man is created to display God
3A. THE RESPONSE (3:11) 1B. The unbelieving culture 1C. The difficulties of living in our culture ▪ The Christian is to follow Jesus ▪ The Christian is a voice of the gospel
2C. The divisions that exist in our culture
2B. The believing Church ▪ Though the culture is divided, the church is united. ▪ Though the culture is separated, the church is assimilated.
We are engaged, involved, and contributing to one another.
We are helping one another follow Christ. We are joining our hands together as one and follow Jesus