Monthly Archives: July 2013

Triumphant #Joy #8: Closing Application

Closing Application: When, where and how can we experience joy, even in the midst of all of life’s troubles? How do we receive the triumphant joy God wants us to have? God doesn’t just want us to have a little … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #7: The Jailer and His Family

Triumphant #Joy #7: The Jailer and His Family: “Then the multitude rose up together against them; and the magistrates tore off their clothes and commanded them to be beaten with rods. And when they had laid many stripes on them, … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #6: A Fortune-Telling Slave Girl

Triumphant Joy #6: A Fortune-Telling Slave Girl: “Now it happened, as we went to prayer, that a certain slave girl possessed with a spirit of divination met us, who brought her masters much profit by fortune-telling. This girl followed Paul … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #5: The Founding of the Church in Philippi

THE FOUNDING OF THE CHURCH IN PHILIPPI: Now we’re going to turn from Paul’s letter to the Philippians, to the story from the Bible about how this church was founded. Every church has a starting point: The church I pastor … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #4: A Wonderful Promise

A Wonderful Promise: If there was one verse that I would highlight and recommend as a great memory verse in chapter one, it would be verse six. Bible memorization – it isn’t just for children! This Bible truth is so … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #3: The Letter to the Philippian Church

The Letter to the Philippian Church: The Big Idea: Philippians shows us how God wants His people to experience triumphant joy, rejoicing in the Lord always, even in the midst of suffering, trials and temptations. “This letter is from Paul … Continue reading

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Triumphant #Joy #2: Background to Philippians

Background to the Letter of Philippians: Author:          Paul. Date:               61 AD Theme:           Joy in Christ The author of the letter to the Philippians is the Apostle Paul. Originally a Jewish Rabbi named Saul who hated Christians, he would go into … Continue reading

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