Bible Verses Used:

Philippians 3: 1-12

Translation Used:

English Standard Version

Questions for Reflection and Discussion

  1. In these current times, is there anything that is stealing your joy in the Lord?
  2. In your dealings with the world, do you make it known that Jesus is your treasure and not anything that the world can offer?
  3. When Paul speaks of gaining Christ, he is referring to ‘ knowing’ Christ not just having Christ. Do you ever find yourself wanting to know Christ? To be personal and deep with Him?
  4. Paul was prepared for suffering in the sense of persecution.
  5. Are you at this moment, prepared for being persecuted, and most importantly can you say that you will rejoice in the Lord whilst enduring it?