Devotionals

Powered by 4 - August 24, 2011

 

To Live

today's reading.
Philippians 1:19-30    For I know that through your prayers and the help of the Spirit of Jesus Christ this will turn out for my deliverance...

think about it.
What are some reasons Paul rejoices? Do you rejoice in these things? How do you think your life might be "worthy of the Gospel" (1:27-30)?

the blog.
To live is Christ is Paul's message in Philippians 1:19-30. "For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. If I am to live in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me. . ." (vs. 21-22).

So what does "to live is Christ" mean to you? What are some examples of it from your life? Tami W.

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