Thanksgiving and joy.

Series: Good News! | Week 1: How Good?

Over the next several weeks the Daily Bible Readings will take you verse by verse through the book of Philippians in more of a study guide format. Click on the link to read the Scripture or open your physical Bible to read along and answer the questions!

Philippians 1:1-5
1. Paul wrote this letter to the Philippian church about 10 years after he started it. How does he still feel about them when he remembers them?
2. How do you think they have partnered with him in spreading the Good News about Christ?
3. How does Paul respond to the Philippian church for their partnership according to verse 4?

1. What do you think comes to mind when others think about you? Do people thank God for you and remember you with joy?
2. How can you use your gifts to partner with your ministers and other believers in spreading the Good News about Christ?

For Further Reading: Read Acts 16:11-40 to learn about the start of the Philippian church. Note who would have been the first members of it.

For Families with Kids at Home: Today, thank God for the gift of your kids. Make a list of all the things you’re thankful for about them, and tell them what you love about them.

Good News!