|Staying in the Word|
Chapter One, Lesson One
THANKFUL FOR THE BRETHREN Page 2
** For today, let's begin our time together is this wonderful epistle by observing the life of the apostle Paul as he expresses the joy in his heart because he is "Thankful for the Brethren".
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Thankful for the Brethren
** When you consider the subject of accountability among brothers and sisters in the Lord, why is it so challenging to study and then apply the subject matter of true Biblical joy?
** Before we jump into verse one, let's gain some back ground understanding to this letter. Where did Paul's relationship with the Philippians begin?
** How do you suppose the Philippians felt about Paul?
** What was significant about the city of Philippi?
** When and from where does Paul write this epistle?