Paul’s prayer for the Colossians was that they would WALK WORTHY. A person that WALKS WORTHY will be: 1. Pleasing – …unto all pleasing 2. Productive – …being fruitful in every good work
It is hard to please people. As I was studying this verse, I began to do a word study of the word “please” which is used in a variety of ways. Please, pleased, pleaseth, pleasing, etc. I was amazed at how many times and in how many ways the word is used. For example, in…
Paul had heard from Epaphras, the pastor of the church at Colosse, about the love and faithfulness of these people. Paul didn’t start this church. In fact, Paul had probably never met them. But their testimony had reached Paul and this letter was his response to what he had heard about them.