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What You Need to Know About Themes in Philippians

When you study the book of Philippians you’ll come across the theme of joy, you’ll come across the theme of gospel—Paul often refers to the word gospel and the notion of the gospel, which is the death and resurrection of Jesus, the message of the death and resurrection of Jesus—he refers to that many times in this great epistle. 228 more words

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Philippians 2

Philippians 2 New International Version (NIV)

Imitating Christ’s Humility

2 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, 2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. 609 more words

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When Good Robs Us of Best

Something is good when it is beneficial. Something is best when it is most beneficial. This thought has been heavy on my heart all week. We too often settle for good while God longs to give us the best and I believe it breaks God’s heart. 594 more words

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4 Things That Will Always Ensure You're Walking in God's Will for Your Life

At 29 years old this year has probably been the single most challenging year of my life. That’s a pretty bold statement considering my past which is inclusive of, but not limited to, drug addictions, sexual abuse, homelessness and six years in prison. 1,741 more words

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Petition to Ban U.S. Flag is Hoax

There has been a lot of buzz on the Internet about a petition going around, with supposedly over 10,000 signatures, to ban the American flag. Some websites have even coupled the story with the picture below and reported that the petition proposes to replace the American flag with the gay pride rainbow flag. 324 more words

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A Most Baffling Bible Study

Last night, I had the opportunity—privilege, really—to teach at a small Bible study. The passage I dealt with was Matthew 18:1-4. In this passage, the disciples come to Jesus and ask, “Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” Jesus responds with two answers. 583 more words