SERIES: 20/20: Seeing Truth Clearly
MESSAGE: Christ Jesus Our Lord
SPEAKER: Skip Heitzig
SCRIPTURE: Philippians 2:5-11

MESSAGE SUMMARY
At the very center of history’s stage stands Jesus Christ. He has no peers. The Father in heaven sent Him on the mission of redemption and He humbly surrendered. When it was accomplished, He conquered death itself by resurrection and returned to glory. In what is considered by many to be the greatest single statement about Jesus Christ in the New Testament, Paul succinctly framed His humiliation, His exaltation, and His example to us.

STUDY GUIDE
Connect Group Recap Notes: August 30, 2020
Speaker: Skip Heitzig
Teaching: "Christ Jesus Our Lord"
Text: Philippians 2:5-11

Path

At the very center of history's stage stands Jesus Christ. He has no peers. The Father in heaven sent Him on the mission of redemption and He humbly surrendered. When it was accomplished, He conquered death itself by resurrection and returned to glory. In what is considered by many to be the greatest single statement about Jesus Christ in the New Testament, Paul succinctly framed His humiliation, His exaltation, and His example to us.

  1. The Humility of Christ (vv. 5-8)
  2. The Glory of Christ (vv. 9-11)
  3. The Mentality of Christ (v. 5)
Points

The Humility of Christ (vv. 5-8) The Glory of Christ (vv. 9-11)The Mentality of Christ (v. 5)Practice

Connect Up: Christ is the ultimate example of God showing humility. What are some other ways God has demonstrated humility and mercy? Consider creation, grace, forgiveness, and love. Does God have to do anything for us?

Connect In: How are we to show humility within the church? Consider the areas of service, forgiveness, and compassion. In what areas can you demonstrate more humility in your life? What steps can you take to become more like Jesus?

Connect Out: In what ways should humility come into play in evangelism? Discuss this acronym Pastor Skip has used in the past—LOVE:
Listen sincerely
Observe where they're coming from
Voice God's truth
Embrace them with the love of God in Christ

OUTLINE


  1. The Humility of Christ (vv. 5-8)

    1. The Humility of His Birth

    2. The Humility of His Life

    3. The Humility of His Death

  2. The Glory of Christ (vv. 9-11)

    1. His Resurrection

    2. His Exaltation

  3. The Mentality of Christ (v. 5)


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