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Changing the world one step at a time

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Session 3

Building the Community
Embedding the vision
Reading Philippians 2: 1- 5; 12 - 18
  Living it large

What holds the Church together

  • unity (vv. 1 – 3)
  • community (vv. 4)
  • Christ (vv. 5)

What are we facing?

  • culture’s skewed perspectives (vv. 15)
  • a call to holiness (vv. 13, 15)
  • getting/ being out there: changing lives through faith and by example (vv. 14 – 16)

Christ centred attitudes

  • working out (vv. 12)
  • shining out (vv. 15)
  • holding out (vv. 16)
  • pouring out (vv. 17)

Being the church

  • cheerful participation (vv. 14)
  • ready thanksgiving (vv. 17 – 18)
  • Christ at the centre (vv. 5, 16)