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:
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.