Philippians: The Gospel and Community

 

The Hope of the Gospel

by Joe Boot

November 27, 2011 | Philippians 4:21-23

The hope of the gospel is transforming power beginning in the individual and moving outward to redeem marriages, families, communities, towns, and nations.

 

Contentment and the Riches of Christ

by David Robinson

November 20, 2011 | Philippians 4:10-20

Giving is an act of worship; our monetary gifts are a spiritual investment in God's economy.

 

Rejoicing in the Lord

by Joe Boot

November 13, 2011 | Philippians 4:2-9

Rejoicing in God begins with recognizing that He is Lord, and trusting in Him in all circumstances of our lives. Believers are to agree in the Lord, though they may have different priorities, ministries, perspectives, or emphases.

 

Pressing On to Victory

by Joe Boot

November 6, 2011 | Philippians 3:12-4:1

Concern for others is not the source of salvation, nor is it the meaning of the cross; rather concern for others is a fruit of the cross.

 

The Glory of Gaining Christ

by Scott Masson

October 30, 2011 | Philippians 3:1-11

Though the early church faced hostility, idolatry, and immorality all around, they obeyed and turned the world up-side-down for Christ.

 

Model Citizens of the Kingdom

by Joe Boot

October 23, 2011 | Philippians 2:19-30

It's difficult to develop a healthy Christian community when people want minimal commitment and few entanglements.

 

Character of the Christian Citizen (Part 2)

by Scott Masson

October 16, 2011 | Philippians 2:12-18

The Holy Spirit indwells us, freeing us from the grip of sin; cleansing us from the pollution of sin; and alleviating the sense of guilt of sin.

 

Character of the Christian Citizen (Part 1)

by Joe Boot

October 9, 2011 | Philippians 1:27-2:11

Our privileged position as citizens of the kingdom also comes with responsibilities.

 

Courage and Gospel Progress

by David Robinson

October 2, 2011 | Philippians 1:12-26

We are to live in the provision and life of the Spirit who binds us to Christ and to one another.

 

Partnership in the Gospel

by Joe Boot

September 25, 2011 | Philippians 1:1-11

Whatever area of life and service you are in, the wisdom and skills you have are given by God for the furtherance of His Kingdom.

 

Philippians, the Gospel and Community

by Joe Boot

September 18, 2011 | Philippians 1:1-2

If we are in Christ, we already are a covenant community. We simply need to learn to live in community.