What joy and glory came out of Paul’s prison cell when he wrote to the Philippian church! Paul’s words point us to heaven, teaching us how to be joyful throughout our journey of becoming like Christ and revealing to us greater depths of the Person who gives us this joy. We have designed this study to help you discover the good and glorious work that Christ has begun in all of our hearts. Each uniquely-crafted lesson opens with an introduction and key verse to reveal important themes. Four sections guide readers through Philippians in a way that will help you discover, explore, experience, and share the heart of God more deeply. Explore this heavenly letter of joy and be encouraged, and let others know that Jesus is the One that makes every heart sing, flooding us with a bliss that cannot be restrained! About The Passionate Life Bible Study Series God longs for everyone to encounter the passion of his heart. Inspired by The Passion Translation, this heart-level Bible study is ideal for both individual devotional study and small groups. Each lesson will kindle within readers a burning desire for a passion-filled life fueled by the heart of God!
About the Author
DR. BRIAN SIMMONS is known as a passionate lover of God. After a dramatic conversion to Christ, Brian knew that God was calling him to go to the unreached people of the world and present the gospel of God’s grace to all who would listen. With his wife, Candice, and their three children, he spent nearly eight years in the tropical rain forest of the Darien Province of Panama as a church planter, translator, and consultant. Brian was involved in the Paya-Kuna New Testament translation project and studied linguistics and Bible translation principles with New Tribes Mission. Brian is now working to complete The Passion Translation of the Bible from the ancient Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek.