Week of December 5

This Sunday the preaching text will be Philippians 3:12-16. Having exposed the Judaizers and their message of righteousness through works of the law as false (3:1-6), Paul unpacks the glorious truth of what it means, by grace through faith in Jesus Christ, to be a child of God t (3:7-11). To be a child of God means that we know …

Week of November 28

The preaching text this Sunday will be Philippians 3:7-11. In the beginning verses of chapter 3 Paul sounds the alarm against the false teachers proclaiming that salvation and God’s favor can found in anything other than Jesus Christ. In this particular case, it was the false teaching that a strict keeping of the law (handed down by Moses to the …

Week of November 21

Thank you all so much for your prayers and well-wishes! I am feeling much better today and really looking forward to being back with you all this coming Lord’s Day. This Sunday, we will take another shot at Philippians 3:1-7.┬áHere is the preview from last week. Paul lays out a very clear warning for his beloved brothers and sisters in …

Week of November 14

Our preaching text for Sunday is Philippians 3:1-7. Paul lays out a very clear warning for his beloved brothers and sisters in Christ in Philippi. Just as it is today, it was not uncommon in the first century for false teachers to travel from town to town spreading a false gospel. It just so happens that Paul is very familiar …