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Colossians 3:1–4 “Achieve a Greater Purpose”

1 So if you have been raised with Christ, seek the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.

2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.

3 For you died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God.

4 When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.

Why Do I Think About The Things That I Think About?

Why Should I Set My Mind On Things Above?

  1. Understand That If You Are A Christian, You Are Destined For Heaven.
  1. Understand That We Are Not In The Real World.

What Will Setting My Mind On Things Above Do?

  1.  Setting Your Mind On Things Above Will Change Your View Of Earthly Position.

Luke 12:15 He then told them, “Watch out and be on guard against all greed, because one’s life is not in the abundance of his possessions.”

  1.  Setting Your Mind On Things Above Will Give You Strength To Endure All Things.

Hebrews 12:2 keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith. For the joy that lay before him, he endured the cross, despising the shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.

2 Corinthians 4:16–17 Therefore we do not give up. Even though our outer person is being destroyed, our inner person is being renewed day by day.

17 For our momentary light affliction is producing for us an absolutely incomparable eternal weight of glory.

  1.  Setting Your Mind On Things Above Will Motivate You To Achieve A Greater Purpose!