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Colossians 3:12–17

12 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.

15 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. 16 Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts. 17 And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

Colossians 3:12-17
  • Lectio Divina

    1. After you’ve read the passage once take a few moments to pray asking God to speak to you through these verses
    2. We are going to read the verses again this time pay attention for a word or verse that stands out to you.
    3. Write down the word or phrase that stood out to you. Read it over it a few times.
    4. Read it again. This time really take time to notice the verse or word that stood out to you. What does it tell you about God and what is he say to you. Write it down and finish with a prayer thanking God for his word that speaks to us.