Joy in Christ: Work it Out

We would normally expect Paul to follow the great “Jesus text” of Philippians 2:9-11 with some high church praise and prayer, but not so. He instead went practical: He moved from our call to humility as seen in Jesus Christ, to ground level practicality. I know we are in church this morning, but here goes…

Well Worth Imitating

Paul wrote, from a dark place, a letter of joy. In the midst of threatening circumstances, chained to a Roman guard, Paul taught us the intricacies of knowing Joy (Theme of Philippians: “Christ – the Joy of Our Life!” – v. 1:21). And it gets better! There is a mood in this introduction that is…