What hope does God have for the weak? What wisdom is there in weakness? In God’s design, he has so much grace and beauty for those who are in need, and ultimately we can see God’s power in weakness through the cross of Christ. In this two-week holiday series, we will explore these ideas and see what blessings that God has for us. In this first talk, Jeremy shares about how wisdom and weakness can go together, from the end of Paul’s letter to the Philipians.
Last night at Village we heard from Philip McGann as he taught from Philippians 4:1-9. “Because of God’s goodness he guards us in his peace, so we should enjoy peaceful intimacy with God and with one another.” Beautiful night!
Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you didn’t have to prove yourself to anyone? What if you never had to feel the anxiety of keeping up appearances? In this talk, the Apostle Paul tells us how that’s possible: Because knowing Christ gives us a certain spiritual hope; giving us greater things than any life apart from Christ.
What is your responsibility as a Christian and how does it affect the world around you? Or, what on earth does Paul mean when he says to ‘work out your salvation with fear and trembling’?