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- It may surprise us to read that holiness starts with a negative action: ‘Therefore put to death…’ (Colossians 3:5); later we have the positive side: ‘Therefore… put on’ (Colossians 3:12-17)
- It is the Christian’s calling to seek God’s grace so as to walk in a holy manner.
- The scriptural basis for the lesson will be Colossians 3:5-17.
Lesson Outline: This week in Bible Study we will be studying the following areas:
- Holiness negatively considered
- Sinful self-indulgence
- Sinful intolerance
- Sanctified spirituality
- Holiness positively considered
- Conversion: a new look
- Forgiveness: a new ability
- Love: a new goal
Bible Study Question of the week:
Christian sanctification is personal, practical, powerful, and progressive in nature. Find Scripture texts to back up this assertion.