The Bonds of Citizenship

February 27, 2022 Speaker: Jonathan Sgalambro Series: Citizens of Heaven: A Study in Philippians

Topic: Faithfulness, Heavenly Citizenship Scripture: Philippians 1:3–11

Community Group Questions:

Engage Yourself:

Paul talks about how he yearns for the Philippians “with the affection of Christ”. What is it about cultivating deep relationships in the church that might frighten you? What about it excites you?

Engage the Text:

What stood out to you most from the sermon on Sunday? What stands out to you in the passage? Explain.

Paul mentions “the day of Christ” twice in this passage. What comes to mind when you think about “the day of Christ”? Does it invoke fear, confidence, confusion? Share with your community group.

Engage your Neighbor:

Paul prays that the Philippian’s love would “abound more and more”. In what ways can you cultivate a posture of love toward your neighbors, friends, family, etc.?

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