Philippians 2:12-15

–              Our Opening Text is…Easily Misunderstood… so we must be careful to consult the rest of the Scriptures to ensure we handle the Word Rightly Phil 2:12              Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own […]

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Philippians 2:5-11

–              Philippians is a very Practical Letter where we are taught: –  about the Meaning of Life               –  about  the Meaning of Death           –  how to live a Balanced Life… –              There is Great Theological Richness in Philippians, some of the most foundational teachings on Jesus are in Philippians and these […]

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Philippians 2:1-7a

Phil 2:1,2             So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, 2 complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. –              Paul takes Joy in seeing others Blessed […]

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Philippians 1:26- 30

–              The Meaning of Life…For Paul — based upon the Grace he received… Life consists of being used by God to bless others and more fully unite others to the Lord… –              Why this View on Life?    that: –              God’s Glory would be Declared –              the Name of Christ would […]

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Philippians 1:19-25

– Paul wrote Philippians from Prison as he faced potential death, yet…God’s Grace upon Paul made Paul:             a man w/o fear   a man with his view not on self but of God and Others a man who was concerned only with ministry…   not with himself – The Take Home Message from the […]

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Philippians 1:13-18

–        Paul wrote Philippians from Prison as he faced potential death, so it would have been reasonable for Paul to be:        Frightened     Angry at God   Confused and Unfocused –        Yet, Paul was not Frightened…he was bold He was not angry at God… he was drawn closer to God                                 He was […]

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