Philippians 1:3-11 CEB

Thanksgiving and prayer

3 I thank my God every time I mention you in my prayers.

References for Philippians 1:3

      4 I'm thankful for all of you every time I pray, and it's always a prayer full of joy.
      5 I'm glad because of the way you have been my partners in the ministry of the gospel from the time you first believed it until now.
      6 I'm sure about this: the one who started a good work in you will stay with you to complete the job by the day of Christ Jesus.
      7 I have good reason to think this way about all of you because I keep you in my heart. You are all my partners in God's grace, both during my time in prison and in the defense and support of the gospel.
      8 God is my witness that I feel affection for all of you with the compassion of Christ Jesus.
      9 This is my prayer: that your love might become even more and more rich with knowledge and all kinds of insight.
      10 I pray this so that you will be able to decide what really matters and so you will be sincere and blameless on the day of Christ.
      11 I pray that you will then be filled with the fruit of righteousness, which comes from Jesus Christ, in order to give glory and praise to God.