In this passage we get a glimpse through Paul’s prayer into what Paul, and ultimately God, wants for us, his people. We’ll see that God’s ultimate desire and our ultimate joy climax in a life that results in God’s praise and glory. Does God’s desire match ours? How can it?


Philippians 1:9-11

Philippians: Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Moises Silva

The Message of Philippians: Jesus Our Joy, Alec Motyer