Summary on Humility. Humility Leads to… Encouragement, Fellowship, Unity Leads to… Glory to Christ Jesus Our Lord!. Philosophy and Empty Deception. Paul warns of “hollow and deceptive philosophy” in Colossians 2:8. Philosophy means “love of wisdom.”
In what ways could philosophical thought invade or corrupt a Christian walk?
Paul touches on stoic themes in several of his letters, and even quotes the stoic philosopher Aratus in Acts 17:28.
…so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
God desires for you to grow in your understanding of His treasures of wisdom and knowledge in Christ Jesus.
Maintain a diet in Scripture in this pursuit.