The Joy of Unity

Philippians 3:1-11

By Chris Hallock, April 25, 2020

Philippians 2:1-11

IF / Then

IF you experience blessing in your with Jesus Christ…

Philippians 2:1

Do I have any encouragement from being united with Christ?

Ephesians 1:4–7

Do I have any comfort from Jesus’ love?

Romans 8:38-39

Do I have any fellowship with the Spirit?

Ephesians 1:13-14

Do I have any tenderness and compassion in my unity with Jesus?

Matthew 9:36

Paul is saying IF these things are true of you; THEN be united with each !

Philippians 2:2

John 13:34-35

The love and unity that we need to show each other, is to be Jesus.

  1. Choose others-centered over self-centered .

Philippians 2:3-4

  1. Take on the of Jesus.

Philippians 2:5

  1. Jesus gave up His glory and to serve.

Philippians 2:5-7

  1. Jesus Himself for others.

Philippians 2:8

Hebrews 2:18

Luke 22:42

Hebrews 2:14

How does this look practically?

Romans 12:10-18

Acts 2:42-47

  1. Jesus humbled Himself and trusted the Father to Him.

Philippians 2:9-11

1 Peter 5:6