In the previous Growth Points video, we looked at the servant-hearted, synergistic ministry required to fulfill Philippians 1:27.
…that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;—Philippians 1:27
It’s important, however, we remember that we are not “striving together” just to be nice or likable or congenial. We are striving for a purpose—for the faith.
If you’re in full time pastoral ministry and are focusing your energy and effort in any other cause—however good it may be—you have a misplaced understanding of Scripture! Our calling is to strive “for the faith” which has been delivered to the saints (Jude 3).
In this Growth Points video, I share three specific aspects of what it means to strive for the faith:
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