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A Prayer with Colossians 2:8-23

The fullness of deity dwells bodily in Jesus Christ, the head of all rule and authority. We thank and praise Him for His forgiveness, our Baptism into Him, and His triumph over sin, death, and the devil. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book, pages 299-304 …

Spiritual Refreshment of the Godly-5

In previous meditations (#1, #2, #3, #4), Johann Gerhard explored how God feeds our souls with the heavenly manna of His forgiveness of sins. Gerhard also warned us against filling ourselves on the pleasures of this fallen world. In today’s meditation, Gerhard concludes his “Spiritual Refreshment of the Godly” (Meditation …