Sermons by Scripture

A listing of all our sermons for Philippians 1

January 8, 2018 Isaac Johnson
Part 2: The Extravagance of Grace
When Disgrace Meets Grace
Isaac Johnson

Even today there are a lot of us eating preverbal sack lunches when Jesus is informing us that his grace and finished work for us on the cross is so much BIGGER than that! His grace is bigger than we could ever imagine! His grace truly is extravagant.

October 26, 2015 Mario Villella
Portrait of Two Missionaries
A Letter From Captivity
Mario Villella

In this stand-alone sermon, we learn about some things Paul said about Timothy and Epaphroditus and what those things mean for us.

October 4, 2015 Mario Villella
Part 4: Live Your Life
A Letter From Captivity
Mario Villella

Part 4 of the series, "A Letter From Captivity" Philippians 1:27-2:2. Here, Paul begins with his first bit of instruction. We should live for Christ with courage and unity.

September 27, 2015 Mario Villella
Part 3: Life And Death In Christ
A Letter From Captivity
Mario Villella

Part 3 of the series, "A Letter From Captivity" Philippians 1:18-26. As we work our way through the letter to Philippians we comes to Paul's comments about his life with Christ and his death with Christ.

September 20, 2015 Mario Villella
Part 2: What Looks Messed Up In Your Life Right Now?
A Letter From Captivity
Mario Villella

Part 2 of the series, "A Letter From Captivity" Philippians 1:12-18. As we continue in Philippians we find out that God uses even bad things for good, and sometimes he even uses bad people for good purposes.

September 13, 2015 Mario Villella
Part 1: Gratitude and Care While Imprisoned
A Letter From Captivity
Mario Villella

Part 1 of the series, "A Letter From Captivity" Philippians 1:1-11. This is an introduction to the book of Philippians. It is also a reminder that thankfulness to God and concern for others can characterize our lives even during hard times.

August 9, 2015 Mario Villella
Portrait of Two Missionaries
Stand-Alone Sermons (2015)
Mario Villella

In this stand-alone sermon, we learn about some things Paul said about Timothy and Epaphroditus and what those things mean for us.

March 2, 2014 Mario Villella
Pierce My Ear
Stand-Alone Sermons (2014)
Mario Villella

In this sermon we learn the connection between grace (being set free from sin without having to merit God's favor) and obedience (surrendering to the Lordship of Jesus Christ). Mario believes the concept is illustrated in Exodus 21:1-6 and taught in many places in the New Testament.

January 5, 2014 Mario Villella
Start Where You're Stuck
Stand-Alone Sermons (2014)
Mario Villella

This stand-alone sermon on Philippians 1:1-14 was preached on the first week of 2014. This sermon is on the importance of serving God in whatever situation we happen to find ourselves stuck in.

September 30, 2012 Mario Villella
Part 7: Contending As One Man
What Good News Is All About
Mario Villella

This is the seventh part of our series, "What Good News Is All About." Philippians 1:27. This week, we conclude with a look at the big picture when it comes to the mission of our church.