Philippians 4:1-11 CSB

Practical Counsel

1 So then, in this way, my dearly loved brothers, my joy and crown, stand firm in the Lord, dear friends.

References for Philippians 4:1

      2 I urge Euodia and I urge Syntyche to agree in the Lord.
      3 Yes, I also ask you, true partner,a to help these women who have contended for the gospel at my side, along with Clement and the rest of my co-workers whose names are in the book of life.

      References for Philippians 4:3

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          4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
          5 Let your graciousness be known to everyone. The Lord is near.
          6 Don't worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.
          7 And the peace of God, which surpasses every thought, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
          8 Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable-if there is any moral excellence and if there is any praise-dwell on these things.
          9 Do what you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, and the God of peace will be with you.

          Appreciation of Support

          10 I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last you have renewed your care for me. You were, in fact, concerned about me, but lacked the opportunity [to show it].

          References for Philippians 4:10

              11 I don't say this out of need, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.