Scripture Reading: Romans 8:1-17
Text: Colossians 2:20-23
Title: "The Problems with Using Human Tactics to Fight Spiritual Battles"
Two major problems with using human tactics to fight spiritual battles:
1A. You ignore your spiritual death with Christ (20-22)
1B. The invitation to remember the foundation already laid: You died with Christ (20a).
2B. The leading question that must be addressed: Why, then, do you ignore that? (20b-22)
2A. You ignore the debilitating spiritual disease (23).
1B. Methods for superficial symptom treatment (23ab)
2B. These methods' inherent worthlessness (23c)