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Philippians-conclusion

This epistle to the Philippians is marked by hortatory exposition, a style that sits natural with St Paul since he is sure of not being taken amiss by his audience. The Church at Philippi was planted by him and there … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.4:1-13- “Joy of the Lord”

If there was one who was born to trouble it was David. He had made enemies too powerful for him to beat back but God came to his help. So when he says he trusts in God it is what … Continue reading

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Philippians- Phi.3:10-19 “the earthly things”

  How do we make a difference between children of light and children of wrath? A tree is known by its fruits. Nature comes to our help and God has His ways to use them to instruct us, increase our … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.3:8-16;20-21- “Resurrection of the Dead”

The Holy Spirit in organizing the Bible as instruction in Righteousness uses perfection of the Word as the medium of Instruction. So what Scripture is but God document in which Jesus Christ is the true Light. On that basis the … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi-3:1-7 “confidence in the flesh”

“Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; neither doth corruption inherit incorruption(1 Co.15:50)”. Confidence in the flesh is, by the same token to be far from the power of the Spirit.  There … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.2:8-18 “the day of Christ”

When we consider the day of Christ we need keep in mind this testimony of the nature of Christ. “Jesus Christ the same yesterday and today and forever.” On it hangs both creative Spirit that shaped the earth as well … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.2:5-11 “Mind of Christ”

The Spirit in annotating God document makes the Son as the fulfillment aspect of what his Father has willed before the ages. “Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;)/And … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.2:1-6 “same love, one accord, of one mind”

Fellowship of God with Man is on the basis of faith which is the DNA of any body and God desires to dwell among them. ‘(Faith without which no one can please God.’)  Church as the Body where Christ is … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.1:15 “As he is so are we”

Superscription for today’s post is taken from John’s epistle,”Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world(1 John4:17)”. How do we witness our … Continue reading

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Philippians-Phi.1:6-18- partakers of my grace

Salvation is a Gift of God in the form of his Son. Man can receive nothing unless it is given from above. Mercy of God does that. Even a murderer like Cain elicited it from God on being cast out … Continue reading

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