Paul imprisoned fondly remembers Philippians
Pressed between life and death by execution
Love for Philippians and need to help them outweighs joy of joining Christ in Glory.
Timothy the faithful kindred soul and Epaphroditus the beloved Philippian pastor.
Philippians were Roman military retirees
Judaizers want commingled Jewish Christian way
Paul warns against these dogs!
Paul recalls the Philippians partnership/fellowship
in giving-twice sending a gift to him in Thessalonica-once on Corinth, serving, fellowshipping, concern, prayer,
Special quotes: Joy in Believing Rejoice in the Lord always again I say rejoice. To live is Christ, to die
Euodia and Syntyche: chief laborers in the gospel need to get along and deserve respect and emulation.
Unity and humility: following Christ’s example though He was God he became man to humbly obey to the
point of a shameful death on the cross.
Work out(gymnos like, gate 11 resistance pressure tests to put on muscle, coordination, persistance, patience
and endurance.) your salvation-take your salvation to gate twelve perfection-maturity &beyond
Promises:Be anxious for nothing, but in every thing by prayer an spplication with thanksgiving let your requests
be made known to God. And the peace of God which surpasses all comprehension shall guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.
I can do all things through Him which strengthens me. My God shall supply all your needs