"A disciple is a follower, a student of a mentor, teacher, or another figure.
Why would you want to be a follower or a student?
Because we all need to learn!
The letter provides us with one of the most compelling visions in all the New Testament of who Jesus Christ is, in all his majesty and glory - the image of the invisible God, existing before all things, Creator of everything, Sustainer, Head, Beginning, First-to-Be-Resurrected - the fullness of God in bodily form. Christ is preeminent This nine-week Bible study of Colossians and Philemon both awes us in its revelation of Christ and anchors us in practical guidelines for Christian living. This Bible study commentary can be used for personal enrichment, by small groups and classes, and by teachers and preachers for sermon preparation."