Tag Archives: humility

The Handwriting on the Wall – Daniel 5 (Living Humbly)

Have you ever wondered where clichés originate, where we got phrases like: “Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite?  I’ve found that answering that kind of question can be very interesting, and I’ll use this popular night-time farewell … Continue reading

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Joy in Following Christ’s Example of Humility

In his letter to the Philippians Paul reminds us of the example of Christ, of the love of Christ and he urges us act upon it. 1If you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from … Continue reading

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Philippians 2 – Commentary (Christ’s Example)

People can rob us of our joy. Paul was facing his problems with people at Rome (Phil. 1:15-18) as well as with people in Philippi, and it was the latter who concerned him the most. When Epaphroditus brought a generous … Continue reading

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Joy In Spite of Bad Circumstances – Philippians 1:12-21

We are in our series from Philippians:  What we want to see is that the same God who used Moses’ rod, Gideon’s pitchers, and David’s sling, Jesus’ cross, used Paul’s chains. Little did the Romans realize that the chains they … Continue reading

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