Glorify God, Live Together, Make Disciples

Sermons on Philippians

How God wants this to work out

Faithful christianity is intentional christianity; we have been saved by God to joyfully obey God. Philippians 2:14-30 We are not to be passive, but actively engaged in sanctification Our obedience is to leave footprints, impacting those around us. Be on the lookout for and celebrate evidences of grace.

We have work to do

Your singular devotion to God should be secured by what God has done for you and what He is doing in you. You have work to do – work out your common salvation (12-13) You need to leave footprints – the evidence and context for this working (14-18)

The Churches Secret Sauce

We walk in a manner worthy of the Gospel when we prize unity and reflect humility Three essentials for a Gospel-honoring congregation Actively pursue Gospel unity in the church (1-2) In humility, set aside your self-interest and serve others. (3-4) See Christ as the model and motivation for your humility (5-11)