Gospel Obedience for Gospel Believers (Philippians 2:12-18)

Gospel Obedience for Gospel Believers (Philippians 2:12-18)

Main idea: Gospel believers are called to be gospel obedient by working out their salvation as witnesses before a watching world and as worshipers before a worthy God.


  1. Gospel obedience is work—both ours and God’s (Philippians 2:12-13)
  2. Gospel obedience bears witness before a watching world (Philippians 2:14-16)
  3. Gospel obedience brings worship to a worthy God (Philippians 2:17-18)

Secondary sources cited:

  • Richard B. Gaffin Jr., In the Fullness of Time: An Introduction to the Biblical Theology of Acts and Paul (Wheaton: Crossway, 2022).
  • Sinclair B. Ferguson, Let’s Study Philippians (Carlisle: Banner of Truth, 1997).
  • Dennis E. Johnson, Philippians, REC (Phillipsburg: P&R Publishing, 2013).

Order of Service (June 2, 2024)