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The Supremacy of Christ

The Supremacy of Christ
Colossians 1:15-20.

It was in the middle of an artificial intelligence (AI) class when one of our professors presented that although the human brain may be slower than the slowest computer in computation, it remains the single most complex object in the universe. The way it adapts, learns, predicts, and makes decisions can never be replaceable by an AI.

In similar and much greater grandeur, Paul writes on the supremacy of Christ:
  • His supremacy in creation
    • He is the firstborn of all creation (15). For by him all thing were created (16).
  • His supremacy in the new creation - the Church
    • He is the firstborn from the dead (18). For in him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell (19).
  • He encircles all things
    • He is before all things, and in him, all things hold together (17).
  • He reconciles all things
    • And through him to reconcile to himself all things...making peace by the blood of his cross (20).
I'm often wowed and more wowed into singing my heart out; other times, it's quieter, haha. I wonder what joys and depths we could know from reflections on the greatness of Christ.

Reflect & Pray
What aspects of God's creation frequently reminds you of the greatness of God? How does Christ's supremacy as Firstborn from the dead bring hope to you?
Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honour and glory forever and ever. Amen.

God bless you exceedingly,

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