Contributed by Jean Morris on Jan 28, 2003
Paul was chosen by God, yet for the sake of the furtherance of the Gospel he had to suffer many things; he teaches us in the book of Philippians that we should rejoice in sufferings and anxiety, and rejoice in lowly service, with Christ as our pattern.
December 26, 1999
TRAVELER’S REST CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST
CHOSEN OF GOD
Paul wrote Philippians while he was imprisoned in Rome. He had visited Philippi on his second missionary journey, this was some time later, and the Church seems to have been well established at the time of this