PHILIPPIANS 16: Puzzle Pieces & Box Covers (Phil 2:5)

"Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus..." or "Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus..." (Phil. 2:5)  Have you ever tried putting together a puzzle without having the box cover to show you what the finished product is supposed to look like?  Without the cover picture we … Continue reading PHILIPPIANS 16: Puzzle Pieces & Box Covers (Phil 2:5)

Christ Encounter #2: Rich Young Ruler (Mark 10:17-22)

Please join us for a summer series of studies in some of the most well-known encounters with Christ in the Gospels. Each study will provide (1) initial Observations & Questions from the text, (2) followed by some Exegesis & Interpretation, (3) concluding with some personal Application questions and considerations. SCRIPTURE: Matt 19:16-24; Mark 10:17-22; Luke 18:18-30 I. … Continue reading Christ Encounter #2: Rich Young Ruler (Mark 10:17-22)

PHILIPPIANS 15: Getting Along in a Get-Ahead World (Phil 2:3-4)

Instead of being motivated by selfish ambition or cheap boasting, each of you should, in humility, be moved to treat one another as more important than yourself. Each of you should be concerned not only about your own interests, but about the interests of others as well."(Phil 2:3-4) As a basketball coach I know full … Continue reading PHILIPPIANS 15: Getting Along in a Get-Ahead World (Phil 2:3-4)

PHILIPPIANS 14: Dancing in a Mosh-Pit World (Phil 2:1-2)

"Therefore, if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort provided by love, any fellowship in the Spirit, any affection or mercy, complete my joy and be of the same mind, by having the same love, being united in spirit, and having one purpose" (Phil 2:1-2). My teenage years were spent concert-hopping, and participating in that … Continue reading PHILIPPIANS 14: Dancing in a Mosh-Pit World (Phil 2:1-2)