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A Joyful, Grace-Filled Goodbye

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Philippians—what a masterpiece of correspondence! With joy as its major theme, Paul challenged his friends to live above the drag of difficult circumstances…to model the life of Christ with a servant's heart…to press on toward the prize beyond them…to replace worry with prayer, panic with peace. Finally, he reminded them that their every need would be supplied according to their Lord's riches in Christ Jesus. How do you wrap up a letter packed with such truths? By focusing on four strategic areas of Paul's goodbye.