The Book of Philippians: The Pursuit of Christ Philippians 3:12-16 Rev. Chris Strevel
l. Follow after Christ (v. 12) A. We have not attained and are nor perfected B. Lay hold of Christ as He has taken hold of us. C. The dynamic of sovereignty, effort, and progress
ll. Stretch and Press toward Christ the Prize (vv. 13-14) A. The one thing: Forget the past that detracts from Christ. B. Stretch toward knowing and gaining Christ. C. Press for the prize of God's calling in Christ.
lll. Make Pursuing Christ your Single Vision (vv. 15-16) A. Maturity comes in the path of pursuing Christ. B. God teaches all his children this truth. C. Be fruitful to what God has taught you. D. Walk together in pursuing Christ
A life long Georgia resident, Chris married his wife, Elizabeth, in 1991 and in 1994 began preaching and pastoring at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Buford, GA. Chris and Elizabeth have been blessed with 5 children and one grandson. With two little boys still at home, Chris is...