It is easy to say, â€śBe holy!â€ť Yet how much more difficult it is to live it out! And yet, this is where examples of godliness come in. Even though Christ no longer walks this earth, nevertheless His face and affections can be seen in and through brothers and sisters! So, in order to know what it means to â€śwork out our salvationâ€ť (Philippians 2:12) we are exhorted in Scripture to follow the example of godliness laid down for us by men and women of the faith.
As a final appeal before he brings this epistle to a close, Paul exhorts the Philippians to cultivate a life which is characterized by the example he set before them!
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