6-17-18 Paul’s letter to the Philippians

Scripture Text Philippians 1:1-30 1 Paul and Timothy, bond-servants of Christ Jesus, to all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi, including the overseers and deacons: 2 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 3 I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, 4 […]

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6-10-18 Strength

Sermon Text Phil.4:4-7 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! Let your righteousness be known to all men. The Lord is near. Be divided over nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, […]

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6-3-18 Peace, Joy and Dependence on God

Sermon Text Philippians 4:4-9 4 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! 5 Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near. 6 Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace […]

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5-27-18 A Solid Firm Church

Sermon Text Philippians 4:1-3 1 Therefore, my beloved brethren whom I long to see, my joy and crown, in this way stand firm in the Lord, my beloved. 2 I urge Euodia and I urge Syntyche to live in harmony in the Lord. 3 Indeed, true companion, I ask you also to help these women […]

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5-20-18 Earthly vs Heavenly Citizenship

Sermon Text Discussion Questions to Follow 17 Brethren, join in following my example, and observe those who walk according to the pattern you have in us. 18 For many walk, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross of Christ, 19 whose end is […]

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Sermon Text Phil. 3:7-9 7 But whatever things were gain to me, those things I have counted as loss for the sake of Christ. 8 More than that, I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, […]

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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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