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Paul's Prayer

Paul’s prayer for the Philippians is that their love may abound in “knowledge and moral understanding” (1:9) is one of the most significant verses of this passage. 265 more words


Self-Distrust. Philippians 2:12

Therefore, my dear ones, as you have always obeyed , so now, not only in my presence but much more because I am absent, work out (cultivate, carry out to the goal, and fully complete) your own salvation with reverence and awe and trembling (self-distrust, with serious caution, tenderness of conscience, watchfulness against temptation, timidly shrinking from whatever might offend God and discredit the name of Christ). 29 more words

Right Living

Paul Brings the Gospel to Philippi

Paul’s bringing the gospel to Philippi, early in his second missionary journey (A.D. 49-52), is described in Acts 16. After visiting the churches in Galatia (a Roman province in central Asia Minor) that he’d founded on his first missionary journey, he was prevented by the Holy Spirit from preaching the gospel in Asia or Bithynia (the provinces west and north of Galatia) and ended up in Troas (a seaport). 487 more words


The Kingdom Of God: The Prison Letters - Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon

Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon – These letters are known, collectively, as the prison letters. They were written by Paul during his time of imprisonment in Rome. 409 more words

God's Kingdom

Philippians 1:3-8

I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. 391 more words

Philippians Chapter 1

The Apostle Paul sat in jail. He had been arrested for his testimony about Jesus and the power of His Gospel; yep, there he was, chained up in jail alone, miserable, unhappy and afraid… or so we might have thought.   366 more words

Sunday Recap

Hey Vista family!  Welcome to the Sunday Recap for Sunday, August 21, 2016.  The busy summer days are behind us, and with school back in full swing, hopefully we can all settle down into a normal routine.  649 more words

Sunday Recap