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Philippians 2:1-8

Christians by their regeneration (2 Corinthians 5:17) are new. We have new attitudes and motives. Paul discusses these in the first part of Philippians chapter 2. Evidently, the believers needed to be reminded of these principles, just as we need to be reminded of them. Philippians Chapter 2 Encouragement to Have Humility Like Jesus 1 Therefore, if there is any encouragement in Christ, if any comfort from love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if…

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Christian Living Devotions Discipleship

Forgetting, Pressing Onward, Goals, God’s Calling for Believers

What are we to forget, and what are do we to remember? Paul speaks to the Philippians and us. From my translation and annotated notes on Philippians 3:13-14. 13 Brothers, I do not consider myself to have taken hold of it, but this one thing [I do], forgetting those things which are behind [me] and reaching out for those things which are before [me]. [Paul remembered his past (Philippians 3:4-6, Acts 22:3), his enemies (1…

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1 Year Bible—Philippians

1 Year Bible—Philippians Outline B1 Chapter 1 C1 Prayer for the Philippians Philippians 1:1-11 C2 Paul and Persecution of Paul Philippians 1:12-26 C3 Prayer and Encouragement for the Philippians Philippians 1:27-30 B2 Chapter 2 C1 Encouragement to Have Humility Like Jesus Philippians 2:1-11 C2 Encouragement Not to Complain Philippians 2:12-18 C3 Encouragement That Some Helpers Are Coming to You Philippians 2:19-30 B3 Chapter 3 C1 Warning About Judaizers Philippians 3:1-14 C2 Warning About False Christians…

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