Jonathan K. Dodson

Author | Christ is All | Pastor

Change the Way You Go to Your Small Group

October 12, 2012

When Paul said: “let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly,” he was not commending personal Bible study. This text is often misinterpreted as a command for private Bible reading. We read ourselves into the text as if it said: “dwell in the Word of Christ,” which is important, but not what Paul is saying. Rather, he says “let the Word of Christ dwell in you.” And “you” is plural. We could translate it: “Let the Gospel dwell in