The importance of Paul’s admonition “to increase and being renewed into the full-knowledge (“epignosis”) of God’s will (‘Thelema’ God’s desired will for each believer), is seen in six of his epistles. In Paul’s epistles to the Ephesians, Philippians, Colossian Churches
The apostle Paul, in exposing and refuting the Colossian heresies (legalisms and gnosticism, which are very similar to New Age heresies of today), shows the Church the greatness and all-sufficiency of Jesus Christ throughout the whole letter to the Colossians.
The first order of ministering to the Body of Christ is the releasing of believers from any involvement with the powers of darkness i.e. the occult world. (See Checklist of Occult Involvement for possible
Reasons for refusing to enter into a new revelation of the Holy Spirit: The old is better and preferred above the new, and mostly unknown, the old needs protecting and preserving at all cost. Man’s unwillingness to let