Posted by: Anne | January 25, 2020

roots down, build up

“Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.”
~ Colossians 2:7 New Living Translation

Paul bids them seek not only the first basis of their faith, but their continual growth, in Christ alone, by continual “strengthening in the faith” which rests in Him.

The cup of faith, filled to the full, runs over in that thanksgiving which is the expression both of faith and love.

Read the full article at the source:
https://biblehub.com/commentaries/ellicott/colossians/2.htm

See also: how do I build my faith?
https://billygraham.org/story/9-ways-to-grow-in-your-faith/


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