"I have you in my heart..."
Text: Philippians 1:7
AN OUTSTANDING SERVANT OF GOD
The apostle Paul was outstanding in many ways. The list of his accomplishments was long and very significant. The following may be highlighted:
1. He had a brilliant mind.
a) This is well reflected in his epistles.
b) His letters reflect a brilliant mind.
2. He had an indefatigable spirit of courage.
a) He faced many dangers.
b) But he allowed no suffering to deter him from serving the Lord.
3. He was full of faith.
a) His faith was always steadfast.
b) He walked by faith and not by sight.
A WONDERFUL HEART
The apostle Paul reveals in the following text that he had a truly noble heart of a shepherd.
“Just as it is right for me to think this of you all,
because I have you in my heart…”