Main point summary
Christian, complete Paul's joy!
So if there is any encouragement in Christ,
So if you are encouraged at all by Christ,
any comfort from f love,
likewise have any comfort from love,
any g participation in the Spirit,
moreover are participating in any way in the Spirit,
any h affection and sympathy,
and have any affection and sympathy,
i complete my joy
therefore complete my joy
by being j of the same mind,
having the same love,
being in full accord and of one mind.
Do nothing from k selfish ambition or l conceit,
but in m humility count others more significant than yourselves.
Let each of you n look not only to his own interests,
but also to the interests of others.
Meditations How often do I listen to others and their interests? When I do listen, do I listen to just make my point, which I consider greater than theirs, or am I truly listening? (Philippians 2:4) What does counting others more significant than myself look like in the work place? (Philippians 2:3) Aim to be encouraged more in Christ, to have more comfort in His love, participate more in the Spirit, have a greater affection and sympathy toward brothers and sisters. (Philippians 2:1)