Gospel Obedience: Three Motives

September 23, 2018

Steve Cavallaro

Philippians 2:14–18

Big Question: What specifically did God want to work into the Philippians? Why should they work it out?

Q1: How does being God’s child motivate obedience?
A1: God’s adopted children put away grumbling and disputing.

Q2: How does being the light of the world motivate obedience?
A2: As lights ,we hold fast and hold forth the Word of Life.

Q3: How does the day of Christ motivate obedience?
A3: The joyful day of Christ motivates us to empty ourselves in service to others.