IS THAT YOU? (2-19-17)

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DID YOU EVER GO TO A CLASS REUNION?

PHILIPPIANS 3:4-14 SHARES THE STORY OF PAUL’S CHANGE.

THE BEFORE       3:4-8

LET ME TELL YOU WHO I WAS.

BIRTH – 3:5 – HE WAS BORN WITH ADVANTAGES.

BEHAVIOR – 3:5-6 – HE HAD AN IMPRESSIVE RECORD AND RESUME.

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LET ME TELL YOU THAT I WALKED AWAY FROM ALL OF THIS.

HE HAD WON THE WRONG CONTEST.

THE BECOMING       3:9-14

LET ME TELL YOU WHO I AM.

“THAT I MAY GAIN CHRIST” – 3:8-9 – RIGHTEOUSNESS BY CHRIST

“THAT I MAY KNOW HIM” – 3:10 – RELATIONSHIP WITH CHRIST

“I MAY ATTAIN TO THE RESURRECTION” – 3:11-14 – RESURRECTION LIKE CHRIST.

THE HARDEST THING TO GIVE UP IS YOURSELF.