Monthly Archives: September 2013

To Live is Christ (Philippians 1:20-30)

I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death. 21 For to me, to live is Christ and … Continue reading

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The 5 Bad Blogging Habits I Dislike the Most

I want to address some things that bother me a lot. If you’ll indulge me here, I occasionally need to rant. I try to read a lot of blogs. Some I’ve stopped reading because of certain things which have become … Continue reading

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Rattling Chains (Philippians 1:12-19)

12 I want you to know, beloved, that what has happened to me has actually helped to spread the gospel, 13 so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and to everyone else that my imprisonment is for Christ; 14 and most of the … Continue reading

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He Who Began a Good Work: Philippians 1:1-11

We all too often just skim the introductions to the Epistles. Yeah, yeah, greetings and salutations. Ho hum. When do we get to the good stuff? But in Paul’s letters the introductions ought never be overlooked. They introduce the key … Continue reading

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“Do this in Remembrance”: An Invite to the Table

Before the actual post begins, I need to give thanks for the great help which I received on this from Joel Burdeaux (Pastor of New Life Community Church in Farmington, Maine) and Alastair Roberts (a student in Durham, England). These … Continue reading

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