Christ is All We Need to Be Right With God- To Be Saved

At the present time we are preaching through the letter of Paul to the Colossians on Sunday mornings. It is an exciting study, because it is current with today’s situation in many churches.  Men came into the church at Colossae and told the believers there,  “Christ was a good place to start to know God, however there was more.” Friends, this is the same message we hear over and over again, today. Yes, believe in Christ. BUT…that is not enough. You must have something more. You must do something more. They add certain foods to eat or not to eat, certain days to keep, ceremonies to do, cloths to ware or not to ware. (Oh yes, some teach you must give more! To them!) Religion always adds something more! The Bible is very clear. There is nothing more! Christ is ALL. Colossians 2:16 & 17, “Therefore, let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or new moon or a Sabbath. These are a shadow of the things to come, but the substance belongs to Christ.” Colossians 3:11, “…Christ is all and in all.” John 14:6, “Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'” Dear friends eternal life is in Christ plus NOTHING MORE! Acts 16:31, “Believe in the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved,…”