The Inexplicit Things
Topic: Philippians Passage: Philippians 4:8–4:9
Phil. 4:8-9 is a statement of one of God’s rules for doubtful things. They introduce us to the problems of regulating our conduct in areas of life where the Bible is not entirely explicit. Some of the areas of controversy have been around for generations. The answers to such questions must be given in their broadest possible scope; so we will look at several passages and wind up back in our text in Phil. 4:8-9.
• Grasping the standards
1. Not law, but grace
• All things are not expedient
• Always choose the best things