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Philippians Study - Lesson 1

Read verses and discuss questions

Philippians 1:1-18

  1. What does verse 6 mean to us as believers?

  2. What are the fruits of righteousness?

  3. In verse 12, Paul says the things that happened to him were for the furtherance of the Gospel. Share how things in your life that have happened to you help to further the Gospel.

  4. In verses 15-18, what are the two ways Paul describes the Gospel being preached?

  5. Why did Paul rejoice that Christ was preached either way?

Weekly Challenge: Recognize any criticisms you may have toward others in the way they preach the Gospel. Turn these into praise to God that Christ is being preached.