Philippians 2:12 – Obedience in Light of Christ’s Lordship

This sermon highlighted Christ’s Lordship over our lives and why that motivates obedience in us. Matt points out that our Christianity cannot be another identifier, like pastor or ginger, but that our lives should be poured out as an offering in submission and obedience to Christ.

Philippians 2:9-11 – Every Name, Every Knee, Every Tongue

This week’s sermon highlights God’s authority and that we cannot make Jesus Lord of our lives because Jesus always has been Lord. His name is higher than all names. We need to be cautious of bowing to human authorities before bowing to the authority of Jesus.

Philippians 2:8 Bootstraps and Humility

Darrell’s message highlights the importance of humbling ourselves before others. It is easy for believers to see why we need to humble ourselves before the Lord. However, if we aren’t humbling ourselves before others, we are not only following Christ’s example, but we are also saying the servant is greater than the master.

State of the Church

During the State of the Church, Jeff touched on where the church has been over the past year, where we are now, and what this next year will look like. Northstar in the new days of 2021 will have new ways while keeping a faithful gaze on King Jesus.  

Slanket Sermon – Philippians 2:6-7 – Down, Then Up

Jeff reminds us of the humility of Jesus, coming down to earth to take on human flesh. He saw equality with God not as something to be grasped, but he emptied himself. Jesus came down in order to then come up in the glory of resurrection. Jeff gives us questions to reflect on where our confidence is found – in ourselves …

Slanket Sermon – Philippians 2:5 – Attitude

This sermon focuses on how attitude is the lens through which we see life. How we react to different situations in life depends heavily on our attitude. Through surrendering our attitude, confessing it, and cooperating with the Holy Spirit, we will be transformed by the renewing of our minds so that our attitudes will reflect that of Jesus.

Philippians 2:1-4- J. O. Y.

This sermon looks at how the love that Jesus has for us should grow within us a spirit of humility, and gratitude and love for others. It is in that posture that we can begin to approach others with the gospel and the news of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 1:27-30- Stand Firm

This sermon looks at how we are not citizens primarily of the nation we live in, but of the Kingdom of God. Because of that, we must stand firm in unity with other Christians, and stand firm in contending for the convictions and truth of the gospel.

Philippians 1:20-26 – To live is Christ!

This sermon looks at how full faith in Christ, and living in full relationship with Christ will lead to an awareness of the holy spirit abiding within you, courage in your identity, conviction in your beliefs, knowledge of your purpose, and a spirit of humility.