Tag archive: Philippians

A Heavenly Work Out

A Heavenly Work Out

But you persevere knowing it will get easier. Philippians 3:1-14 Reference: “Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead,” ‭‭Philippians‬ ‭3:13‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: I have just started jogging again. I have never been…

The Baby of the Family

The Baby of the Family

My mother tried not to laugh Philippians 4:10-23 Reference: Yet it was good of you to share in my troubles. (Philippians 4:14 NIV) Explore: My parents tell me of a time when I was a child, when I started to become emotionally removed from my family. I was sullen and downcast and they couldn’t seem to raise my…

Stress Test

Stress Test

Relaxing will only make things worse. Philippians 4:1-9 Reference: Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. (Philippians 4:6 NIV) Explore: Have you ever been stressed? I actually feel ridiculous even asking that question! I’m not sure I’ve ever met someone who…

Slicing Apples

Slicing Apples

Every time I do this I think of my mother. Philippians 3:15-21 Reference: Join together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do. (Philippians 3:17NIV) Explore: This morning I was cutting up some apples. Every time I do this…

What Is More Important?

What Is More Important?

It is easy for us to get caught up in the busyness of life Philippians 3:1-14 Reference: But whatever were gains to me I now consider loss for the sake of Christ. (Philippians 3:7 NIV) Explore: Two years ago I was struggling with making a significant decision in my life. I felt prompted to take…

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