Gospel Perspective (part 1)

Gospel Perspective (part 1)

Gospel Perspective (part 1)
Text: Philippians 1:12-18

Main Idea: The gospel completely reshapes our perspective and redefines the nature of true success.

I.    How does the gospel advance in adversity?

A.  Advancing through (by means of, not just despite) imprisonment (1:12-13)

B.  Advancing through ever-increasing boldness (1:14-17)

II.  How does persecution and imprisonment produce boldness in Christians?

A.  Historical Examples

B.  The Secret:  Superior Power

C.  The Secret:  Faith in Superior Treasure

III. Why do so many Christians struggle with boldness?

A.  Understanding

B.  Affections

C.  Unbelief