Sermon Text Philippians 3:1-11 1 Finally, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things again is no trouble to me, and it is a safeguard for you. 2 Beware of the dogs, beware of the evil workers, beware of the false circumcision; 3 for we are the true circumcision, who worship in the Spirit of God and glory in Christ Jesus and put no confidence in […]

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4-29-18 Epaphroditus, Fellow Worker/Soldier

Sermon Text Philippians 2:25-30 25 But I thought it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother and fellow worker and fellow soldier, who is also your messenger and minister to my need; 26 because he was longing for you all and was distressed because you had heard that he was sick. 27 For indeed […]

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4-22-18 Representing Christ, Fred Lewis

Sermon Text Discussion Questions to Follow Representing Jesus: Phil. 2:19-24 Scripture references are from the New American Standard Bible, unless otherwise indicated. Phil. 2:19-24 But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you shortly, so that I also may be encouraged when I learn of your condition. 20 For I have no […]

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4-15-18 Working Out Our Salvation

Sermon Text Philippians 2:12-18 12 So then, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out salvation with fear and trembling; 13 for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good […]

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4-8-18 Humility of God

Sermon Text Phil. 2:1-11 Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion, make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose. Do nothing […]

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4-1-18 Easter

Sermon Text Colossians 1:10b-23a 10 …walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, to please Him in all respects, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God; 11 strengthened with all power, according to His glorious might, for the attaining of all steadfastness and patience; joyously 12 giving thanks to […]

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3-25-18 Humility/Unity

Sermon Text Philippians 2:1-5 1 Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion, 2 make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose. […]

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3-18-18 Worthy of the Gospel

Sermon Text Discussion Questions to Follow Philippians 1:27-30 27 Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or remain absent, I will hear of you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the […]

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3-11-18 Christ is Life

Sermon Text Philippians 1:18-26 18 What then? Only that in every way, whether in pretense or in truth, Christ is proclaimed; and in this I rejoice. Yes, and I will rejoice, 19 for I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayers and the provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ, […]

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3-4-18 Focus

Sermon Text Phil. 1:12-21 Now I want you to know, brethren, that my circumstances have turned out for the greater progress of the gospel, so that my imprisonment in the cause of Christ has become well known throughout the whole praetorian guard and to everyone else, and that most of the brethren, trusting in the Lord because of my imprisonment, have far more courage to speak the […]

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