Paul's letter to the Philippians resounds with joy, and modern readers will have joy in the Lord Jesus if they will only put the teaching of this letter into practice in their day-to-day lives. In this practical and easy-to-read guide to Philippians, readers are helped to open up the letter for themselves. Clear and straightforward teaching is enhanced by additional study and discussion questions, making the book helpful both for individual and group use.
Roger Ellsworth has served as pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church, Benton, Illinois, since 1988. He and his wife, Sylvia, have two adult sons and one grandson. He is the author of eighteen books. He has also served as president of the Illinois Baptist State Association and as chairman of the Board of Trustees of South Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary.