Posts from February 2021

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A Worthy Life – Part 1 – Philippians 1:27-2:11

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A Worthy Life – Part 1 – Philippians 1:27-2:11 Paul instructs: “conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ” (1:27). Our salvation in Christ demands a response that is worthy of it. ‘Worthy’ is a weight term. It is the picture of an old set of scales where a large weight has […]

Rejoicing in God’s Grace – Part 2 – Philippians 1:12-26

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In our last devotion we noted Paul was rejoicing as he witnessed God’s grace at work in the spreading of the gospel. In vs 18b-26, we see Paul rejoicing in God’s future deliverance – Paul states “I will continue to rejoice, for I know that through your prayers and the help given by the Spirit […]

Rejoicing in God’s Grace

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Rejoicing in God’s Grace – Part 1 – Philippians 1:12-26 Understanding what makes another person tick – what drives them in life – can be an incredible insight to discover. And this is precisely what we see in this next section of Philippians – the heart and mind of the Apostle Paul. Often in his […]

Joy Amidst Difficulty

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Joy Amidst Difficulty – Philippians 1:1-11 The letter to the Philippians is truly a remarkable piece of writing. Paul is writing from a dark and seemingly hopeless place as he writes from his prison cell, not because he has done the wrong thing but because he is “in chains for Christ” (1:13). He boldly dared […]