In the first part of a five-part series studying Colossians 3, we look at Colossians 3:1-4. Throughout the New Testament the Bible tells us that our new identity in Christ leads to a life of joyful obedience. We're defined by who we are in Christ, not the things we do. In light of that Paul, encourages us to set our minds on things above not on earthly things. The ability to do that requires that we answer a few crucial questions.