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A love letter - 1

I, Paul, write this with my own hand. Philemon 1:19 (ESV)

We have lost the art of writing letters by hand. With the birth of the typewriter, and later the computer, we stopped using our hands and instead put our thoughts on paper through a keyboard. 409 more words


The Confident Conclusion

Sermon Notes

Date: 03/01/2015

Preacher: Monty Simao, pastor

Series: Philemon

Key Text: Philemon 1:21-25

Description:  Paul concludes this epistle confident that it will fulfill his desired intent.  46 more words

Church Podcast

Philemon -- personal translations

In the course of this month’s focus on scripture, I have not been very balanced.  I have treated one relatively unimportant topic with far too many words, have treated a very important set of topics with even more words, and haven’t gotten to some other aspects of scripture at all.   1,860 more words

Exegetical Study

floop! schlop!...a graphic novel awash in adventure!

Cast Away on the Letter A: A Philemon Adventure by Fred
first published in France in 1972; published in 2014 by Toon Graphics

Frédéric Othon Aristidès, known as Fred,  has been, for decades, one of the most beloved and… 267 more words


Sharing our Faith Effectively

Philemon, verse 6 – “that the sharing of your faith may become effective by the acknowledgment of every good thing which is in you in Christ Jesus”. 843 more words


LRC Day 5, Monday Feb 23: Two Short Letters

Lenten Reading Challenge: Read Philemon and Philippians 1-4 (whole letters)

• When and Where

Once thought to have been written in Rome, scholarly consensus is now that Paul wrote both these letters during an imprisonment in Ephesus in the mid-50’s. 407 more words

Philemon 23-25 / Forgiveness

This is the sixth and final in a series of verse-by-verse expositions of the book of Philemon. This message was delivered at Hillcrest Baptist Church on the evening of February 8, 2015. 541 more words