Category Archives: Philippians

May 3 – When I Get Out – “Get Out” vs “Still In”

Read Philippians 1:12-26 “When I get out…” We are using those words these days to introduce those things we long to do when the protective restrictions of COVID-19 are lifted. Many of us are longing for the greater freedom that … Continue reading

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March 29 – COVID-19: Life in the New Normal (Day 4)

Read Philippians 3:1-16 We are examining seven words that speak to our current situation in a COVID-19 / stay-at-home world. Sovereignty Community Family Today’s word is “intentionality.” My wife can attest to it, but I am pretty predictable. I tend … Continue reading

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January 31 – God’s Will – God’s will and prison experiences

Read Philippians 1:1-26 Paul’s letter to Philippian believers is categorized as one of the “prison epistles.”  In other words, this was a letter he wrote from a prison cell. So what do you write from a prison cell?  Paul described some … Continue reading

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January 1 – Life Verses – Philippians 2:3-4

Read Philippians 2:3-4 A couple years ago, Psychological Science published a study suggesting that people are becoming more individualistic.  And that’s not just an American trend, it’s a global trend.  In general, life is becoming more and more about us. … Continue reading

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December 27 – Life Verses – Philippians 1:21

Read Philippians 1:21 I remember seeing some shirts for young teens in a store and one sparkle-filled, bright pink shirt caught my attention.  It had in large black letters loaded with sequins the phrase “it’s all about me!”  I can … Continue reading

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December 1 – GIVE JOY – Jesus left Heaven for us

Read John 1:1-18 and Philippians 2:5-8 “And the Word became flesh…” So there He was; living in Heaven with God. There is literally nothing that could have been better for Jesus! Take the time to imagine what Heaven will be … Continue reading

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October 21 – Prison Letters – Generosity: Meeting Needs and Meaningful Worship

Read Philippians 4:10-23 Much like you today, Paul lived at a time and in a culture where money was necessary.  As he traveled about on his missionary journeys, he was reluctant to ask those benefiting from his ministry for money.  In … Continue reading

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