The Good Work He Began In Us

I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making request with joy, for your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now; being confident of this very thing, that He which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus …

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For the furtherance of the gospel…

But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel; so that my bonds in Christ are manifest in all the palace, and in all other places; and many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, are much more …

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Filled With The Fruits Of Righteousness

"Paul and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus which are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: grace unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ. I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making …

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Our Citizenship – Philippians 3:17-21

"Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample. For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ: whose end is destruction, whose god is their belly, and whose …

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The Work of God In Us Worked Out

O how we need to get this straight.  Salvation by grace continues to work in us following our regeneration or justification in Christ and God.  How the churches today need regenerated people sitting in the pews, in our places of employment, our recreation,  working out their salvation with fear and trembling. “Wherefore, my beloved, as …

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The Gospel Preached

"Some indeed preach Christ even from envy and strife, and some also from goodwill: The former preach Christ from selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing to add affliction to my chains; but the latter out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel. What then? Only that in every way, whether …

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Prayer, Knowledge, and Judgment

"And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment; that ye may approve things that are excellent; that ye may be sincere and without offence till the day of Christ; being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory …

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092311 Brethren, be followers together of me

"Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample.  (For many walk, of whom I have told you often, and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ: whose end is destruction, whose God is their belly, and …

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092211 I thank my God upon every remembrance of you

"I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making request with joy, for your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now; being confident of this very thing, that He which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the …

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Sermon Points 082210

The Model Of Conduct Philippians 1:27-30 purpose - The conduct or deportment of the Christian is to be that of Christ Jesus; not that of the world around us.  We are to set the temperature; not register the surrounding temperature. Our Church covenant has a clause which states, "We also engage to maintain family and …

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Sermon Outline 08/16/09

With LikeMind Philippians 2:1-11 OUTLINE - I.  ENCOURAGEMENT AND COMFORT IN CHRIST (vv. 1-4). II.  LIKEMINDED - THE HUMILITY OF CHRIST JESUS (vv. 5-8). III.  THE EXALTATION OF CHRIST JESUS (vv. 9-11). I.  ENCOURAGEMENT AND COMFORT IN CHRIST JESUS (vv. 1-4). A.  Consolation equals coming alongside and helping. B.  Encouragement to one another, and to …

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Classic Friday 03/06/09

This week’s Classic Friday is by John Henry Jowett (1864-1923). This is a lengthy post once again, and I do believe you will be blessed by this message from our brother in Christ. Be blessed and encouraged. “The School Of Calvary “For to me to live is Christ” — Philippians 1:21 THERE are three cardinal …

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