Philippians 3:8-9

Examination of what it means to be “in Christ” and righteousness, particularly true righteousness which comes solely through faith not works of our own.

Philippians 3:7-8

All things of the earthly life are passing away, and are totally worthless in the end. Only the knowledge of the LORD Jesus Christ has any real value.

Philippians 3:1-6

An argument for Philippians being one letter, not multiple fragments. Also, an admonition against legalism in the church.

Philippians 2:17-30

Examination of the Biblical “drink offering,” Paul’s relationship with Timothy, and the spiritual gift of service evidenced by Epaphroditus.

Philippians 2:14-16

A call to Christian service with joy without complaint as a faithful witness to the lost. Also, the inerrancy of and the call to share God’s Word.

Philippians 2:12 (Part II) – 13

Examination of “fear” of the LORD. Comparison and contrast of the Calvinist and Arminianist positions on “Enduring Salvation.”

Philippians 2:12 – Part I

Analysis of Paul’s admonition to “work out our salvation with fear and trembling” – the Biblical connection between salvation, repentance, and good works.

Philippians 2:1-11

The importance of humility in Christian service, exemplified perfectly in the life of Jesus, who being God, humbled Himself to come to us in human flesh.

Philippians 1:27-30 Revisited

An examination of Paul’s admonition against disunity in the church, and a brief look at the principles of church discipline.

Philippians 1:19-30

A look at Paul’s statement “To live is Christ. To die is gain” and his admonition that suffering for the Gospel is actually a blessing from God.

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