Balance Sheet

November 4, 2018 Speaker: Joel Sutton Series: Together: On Mission for Christ

Scripture: Philippians 3:1–11

Balance Sheet

Philippians 3:1-11


Warning:  Watch out for those who insist on particular behaviors, in order to secure God’s favor.   (vs. 2).


We have the Spirit of God to lead us; nothing else is needed for His approval.


Paul’s Balance sheet:

        Profit                           Loss

His Credentials

His Name

His Success

His Religious Fervor


Correction:  What really counts is Christ’s achievements.


New measure of profit:  Knowing Christ.


Take Home Idea: When we try to measure up to other’s standards, we miss the unsurpassed greatness of knowing Christ.

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