Devotionals about Discipleship


Humility and Obedience

Read: Hebrews 5:5-10 He humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death. (Phil. 2:8) In his human existence, Jesus Christ chose, in obedience to God the Father, to



Read: Philippians 2:6-11 But made himself nothing, taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. (v. 7 ESVUK) The apostle Paul goes out of his way


The Mind of Christ

Read: Philippians 2:5-7 Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus. (v. 5) When the apostle writes these words about the Philippians’ “mind,” he is talking first of


Rivalry, Conceit, or Humility?

Read: Romans 12:3-13 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. (Phil. 2:3) A person fueled by ambition is hard to get


The Same Love?

Read: 1 Corinthians 13 Complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love. (Phil. 2:2) I read somewhere that “committed love is the power to surrender


More about Unity

Read: Ephesians 4:1-6 Complete my joy by being . . . in full accord and of one mind. (Phil. 2:2) Words like these might prompt you to think, “Must all Christians in


Unity and Joy

Read: Philippians 2:1-4 Complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. (v. 2) I don’t know a pastor


Off and On Christianity

Read: Philippians 1:27-30 Only let your manner of life be worthy of the gospel of Christ. (v. 27) The woman wrote in her letter: “You know, Pastor, I have been a



Read: Philippians 1:19-26 For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. . . . My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better.