Sermon:  ‘How to live a joy‐filled life’

Text: Philippians 1v12‐26


1. Put Jesus first in your heart and life (1:12‐18a)

    a. Paul’s chains advanced the Gospel (1:12‐13)

    b. Paul’s witness emboldened the church (1:14)

    c. Paul’s critics preached the Gospel (1:15‐18a)

2. And put His brethren second (1:18b‐26)

    a. Paul desired to be with Christ, but ... (1:18b‐23)

    b. ...Paul put the church’s needs ahead of his wants (1:24‐26)