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Devotional 9: Jesus is Better! - Philippians 3:2-11

Hello Metro,

Welcome to our online devotional for our Philippians series. This devotional is intended to be a simple way for you to go a little deeper in our study, and to remind yourself from week to week what the Holy Spirit is illuminating to you. It would also make for a great conversation over coffee with a friend! Taking a little time just once per week to review what you heard and to read the passage over again will take God’s Word into you more deeply, or as Paul said to the Colossians, to “let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly.” Each devotional also includes the worship song we concluded each sermon with. Click on the link to take a few minutes of private worship. May this devotional be an encouragement to you and your walk with Christ.

Devotional 9: Jesus is Better! – Philippians 3:2-11

1. Read the passage slowly.

  • What stands out to you?
  • What is the primary point Paul is making? What application does it have to your life?

2. Consider


“So, Paul’s saying, if you are to pursue righteousness, pursue Jesus. Don’t let looking good or being better be your goal. Let the goal be Him.” – Matt Chandler, pg. 92

3. Prayer and Praise

  • How would you pray through this passage in a personalized way?
  • Suggested Worship Song: “Endless Hallelujah,” Matt Redman

 

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