You Can Do It!
Philippians 4:13 Introduction: I. I can do. What was Paul doing? a) Content with his circumstances (V. 12) Paul has learned the secret of contentment . . . he can be hungry, or well fed . . . he has learned to be content with much, or with little. He was rejoicing in all things […]
Thank You, Lord
Ephesians 5:19-20 19 Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; 20 Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ; – Ephesians 5:19-20 I have much to be thankful for: 1) As an American The holiday’s developmental progress […]
Get Rid of Your Anxiety
Philippians 4:6-7 When the news first came that Pearl Harbor had been bombed [World Trade Center had been destroyed], what did you feel? I know that many people felt anxiety. The Scripture says, however, not to be anxious. I. Be Anxious For Nothing a. Because it usually doesn’t come to pass, (Matthew 6). Abraham Lincoln […]
Background on Philippians
Philippi was the first city on European soil where a Christian church was founded by Paul (on his second missionary journey see Acts 16). Timothy, Silas, and Luke were present with him. Lydia is converted and Paul and Silas were imprisoned following the riot. On the third journey, Paul visits again (Acts 20; 2 Corinthians 2 and 2 Corinthians […]