Difficult Love!

Well I’m getting stoked about my sermon for this upcoming Sunday.  We’re at the midpoint in a series at The Crossings called “The New Agenda” taken from Colossians 3:1-17.  The whole crux of the series deals with living out the new life we have in Christ.  The theme of this third installment in the series will be one of “Putting On” the new life of Christ.  Toward the end of verse 14, Paul exhorts us to put on love which binds everything else together and that makes a lot sense.  When you think about it, by purposefully loving others, we naturally cover all the facets of what it means to treat others from a Kingdom perspective.  But how and who are we to love?  (more…)