Share the Joy: A Study in Philippians

Money in the Bank! | Philippians 4:10-23

August 20, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 4:10–23

How can we find the secret to contentment? In Philippians 4:10-23, the apostle Paul shares the importance of investing in our eternal retirement account. He teaches that true contentment comes when we give out of our abundance, and even our need, to the kingdom of God.

Peace by Peace | Philippians 4:1-9

August 13, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 4:1–9

Is it possible to have peace with people? Or is conflict inevitable and irreversible? In Phil 4:1-9, the apostle Paul gives two prescriptions for peace with others. He specifically addresses conflict in the church, but his instruction applies to all our relationships—family, friends, coworkers, and neighbors.

No Place Like Home | Philippians 3:17-21

August 6, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 3:17–21

How can we progress in our spiritual lives? The apostle Paul will give us two essentials to make forward progress as we prepare for Christ's return. 

Spiritual Olympics | Philippians 3:12-16

July 30, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 3:12–16

How can we overcome our seemingly inevitable tendency to live in the past? The apostle Paul shares from his personal experience how to run the race with the prize in mind.

Lose Your Religion! | Philippians 3:1-11

July 23, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 3:1–11

Why is religion dangerous? What does it mean to have a personal relationship with Christ? In Phil 3:1-11, Paul helps us define our relationship with Christ.  

Two of a Kind | Philippians 2:19-30

July 2, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 2:19–30

What are the characteristics of God's heroes? Paul spotlights two heroes--Timothy and Epaphroditus. The lives and ministries of these men point to our ultimate hero, the Lord Jesus. 

God's Gym | Philippians 2:12-18

June 25, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 2:12–18

How can we grow as a caring community that is "reaching in love"? In Phil 2:12-18, Paul provides three training tips that will motivate us in our discipleship pathway. 

Work Your Way Down the Ladder | Philippians 2:5-11

June 18, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 2:5–11

Why should we humble ourselves and serve others? In Phil 2:5-11, Paul reveals our goal to be Christlike and experience reward in the life to come. 

THE United Way | Philippians 2:1-4

June 11, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 2:1–4

How can Christians experience unity? In Phil 2:1–4, the apostle Paul imparts two instructions to live out the attitudes necessary for biblical unity. 

Citizens of Heaven on Earth | Philippians 1:27–30

June 4, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 1:27–30

How do we stand strong amid suffering? Paul shares two exhortations that will help us live like citizens of heaven who model the gospel. 

A Win Win Situation | Philippians 1:12-26

May 28, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 1:12–26

What brings us together as believers? Four important words: "partnership in the gospel." The apostle Paul challenges us in Philippians 1:1-11 to come together and adopt a mission mindset.

Team Up! | Philippians 1:1-11

May 21, 2023 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 1:1–11