Posts with the tag “philippians”

Philippians 4
by Audrey Rogers on September 4th, 2020
Philippians 4:11For I have learned in whatever situation, I am to be content. Have you ever gone shopping when you’re hungry? Bad idea!!! You can make some of the worst decisions when you are hungry because everything looks good! Same thing in life. You don’t want to go through life hungry. Hungry for love.Hungry for attention.Hungry for significance.Hungry for security.If you do you will make som...  Read More
Philippians 3
by Audrey Rogers on September 3rd, 2020
Philippians 3:7Whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Before meeting Christ, Paul had what you would call resume righteousness. His accomplishments were impressive. And maybe yours are as well. Sometimes church is your resume. Sometimes your children are your resume. Sometimes how well you keep your house is your resume. This is resume righteousness. It’s the thought that m...  Read More
Philippians 2
by Audrey Rogers on September 2nd, 2020
Philippians 2:8And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. This might be one of the most important texts on humility we could ever study. Our society stresses the concept of upward mobility. It’s the capacity to rise higher and higher in our social status. Keep stepping up! It’s the American way - achievement, advancement, su...  Read More
Philippians 1
by Audrey Rogers on September 1st, 2020
Philippians 1:12I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel. Opposition never hinders the gospel! If anything, it only accelerates it. Think of communist China. China is officially an atheist country, yet it’s on course to be the world’s most populous Christian nation within 15 years. Chairman Mao wanted to eliminate religion, but isn’t it iro...  Read More