Philippians 2:19-30

–              This Mornings Text Centers on Two Brothers of Paul …Timothy and Epaphroditus.  At first glance, the text seems personal and specific to the time of Paul alone  but much can be learned about life through this section of text… Phil 2:19              I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you […]

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Philippians 2:16-18

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 salvation with fear and trembling –              Be Active in the Lord with “With Fear and Trembling”…we should take great care of what we do in […]

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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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