Joy in Death

January 17, 2016 Speaker: Jim Herring Series: Joy

Passage: Philippians 1:18–26

Title: Joy in DeathText: Philippians 1:18b-26


Some Guiding Principles

1. Christians view death through the lendse of a transformed life.

  • Christ becomes the ultimate source of joy.
  • Christ becomes the reference point for living.

For to me to live is Christ.

2. Christians see death as the measn to a joyous end.

  • Death makes possible and alternative way of living.
  • Death leads to a glorious destination.

3. Christians see death as an incentive for living.

  • We are free to serve others for the sake of their joy.
  • We are better equipped to invest our time in things that matter most.


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