philippians 3:8 sermon

To meet and obey the high calling of God, that I may press on. in an instant, the arms of Jesus were about him, and he was safe. He that has it studies to improve Christ, and to use Him for those blessed purposes for which He is given (vers. To apprehend Christ yours on good grounds is the excellency of this knowledge.3. "The Lord is my light and my salvation, whom shall I fear?" (2) Those who strive not to communicate this knowledge. When he refers to the principles of natural religion it is to awaken sinners to their need of Christ. (a)The creatures want sufficiency; but Christ is completely satisfactory (Psalm 73:25). (3)Saints in heaven. Lynch. There he hung and cried for help. (1) Men on earth; the greatest one His vassals, the best only good through Him. (2) If we win not Christ we gain nothing and lose all (Matthew 16:26).II. ALL THINGS ARE BUT LOSS IS COMPARISON WITH THIS KNOWLEDGE.1. Christ is, won so as to be enjoyed as gain; and yet not as the miser wins wealth to hoard it, or the spendthrift to waste it, but for profitable use.II. The Christian in this has "the consolation of Israel," and has more left in Christ than he has lost; but the worldling loses all without compensation.3. (5) He can do for us what no other can, procure pardon for sin, peace with God, a right to heaven.3. Per instruction. A heirship.(T. WHAT GAIN WE HAVE IN HAVING CHRIST.1. (5) This interest is the only lasting interest. Ay, but when Christ appears, when the Sun of Righteousness arises in the heart and discovers His excellency, His all-sufficiency, then a man's own sparks vanish; then all his formerly beloved and rich esteemed ornaments are cast off; then all he has, and all he has done, privileges and outward services, are loss and dung. Sanctifying.III. (3) Angels are all servants. Buchanan, D. D.If the real worth and dignity of our knowledge in any department depend on the subject to which our thoughts are directed, it were easy to show that the religious peasant may find a nobler subject of thought in the structure of a flower, than the irreligious philosopher finds in the structure of a world!(J. Can any votary of pleasure after thirty years' service of self, sin, and Satan say that there is nothing more he desires so much as a few more of those sinful gratifications? This is for His glory, and that others may fall in love with Him.2. "(b) The application of faith is a particular application of Christ and the promise to ourselves, so as to excite us to look after the benefits for which Christ is appointed: the application of assurance is when I actually determine that my own sins are pardoned and I adopted into God's family (1 John 3:19). (7) Liberty is but a devil's chain without Christ. Wealth? The word κερδησω is put in opposition to the loss he had incurred, and means that there was enough in Christ to compensate him.I. (Canon Miller. That you may win Him He sends forth His servants with invitations; He offers His blessings gratuitously; He throws a thousand impediments in your downward course, so that you may go to Him.IV. (d)Make use of those who are already acquainted with Christ (Hebrews 10:25; Proverbs 13:20; Proverbs 15:7). Proofs and illustrations. Clarkson, B. D.Even as a poor beggar discovering a rich mine or some vast treasures, is ready to leap for joy that he has found that which will make him rich forever; he casts away his former rags, he despises his former poor and wooden furniture, for he has discovered that which will enrich him and make his condition plentiful; so the soul to whom the Lord has made this rich, this excellent discovery of Christ, he has found a mine more precious than gold, and larger than all the face of the earth; he casts off the rags of his own righteousness; his former accomplishments are now but as a beggar's furniture; his heart is full of joy; he says, Rejoice, O, my soul; rejoice with me, my friends, for I have discovered the unsearchable riches of Christ.(D. Winning Christ —1. He had a high position and brilliant prospects. (3) We must wrestle and win as those do who strive for the mastery (Ephesians 6:12-14). THE VALUE OF THE PRIZE. What is gain to me is what puts me on a right footing with God. TO BE FOUND IN CHRIST is it the fitting sequel of winning Christ.1. The apostle desires to win Christ and be found in Him. The word κερδησω is put in opposition to the loss he had incurred, and means that there was enough in Christ to compensate him.I. By evidence. (1) Knowledge of other things is no way comparable to the knowledge of Christ either for pleasure or profit. (a)The creatures want sufficiency; but Christ is completely satisfactory (Psalm 73:25). What is our loss without Christ?3. Do you take Him for and instead of all? The apostle desires to win Christ and be found in Him. Only the Christian can meet that with equanimity, for Christ has robbed it of its terrors.4. (d)They are prejudicial to the growth of religion. The ungodly have no part in Him. IT WILL BE FOREVER INCREASING. Lyth, D. D.)I. Wealth? Positively. HOW MUCH THIS GAIN EXCELS ALL OTHER.1. Its adaptation to the highest interests of our nature, and its supply for all our yearnings after happiness, knowledge, and a nobler state of being.4. L. L. In this view the knowledge of Christ is not limited to the facts of His personal history, but represents the sum and substance of saving knowledge. He is our ransom from the wrath of God, and so you have somewhat whereby to appease your guilty fears (Colossians 1:14).2. (3) Experimental (2 Thessalonians 2:10; 1 Peter 2:2-3). )Winning ChristCanon Miller.The world has ever shown curiosity with regard to the inner lives of its great men. Take the Christian conception of God — eternal, just, merciful, redeeming.III. Daille.According to the design of God the advantages and sacraments of the law are of no avail since the manifestation of His Son, and that those who now beguile themselves with them lose their time and their trouble, as completely as though, after the rising of the sun, they still used the light of a lamp; or as if, in the strength of manhood, a person were retained in all the exercises and sports of childhood.(J. ITS PECULIAR EXCELLENCY AND TRANSCENDENT VALUE. The Spirit provides the spiritual dynamics of Christianity and makes redemption effective.II. He had a high position and brilliant prospects. The only knowledge that meets the solemnity of a dying bed is this. We gain a ransom for our souls.2. USES.1. Per instruction. (2) If the latter, it is no wonder that what things were gain to you are now counted loss, for they seem but to aggravate your condition of wrong standing, however good they may be in a sense, and however you may multiply them. (b)They are enemies to our faith. (2) We should not murmur when others go away with other things, if we have Christ (Psalm 17:14-15).3. So identified with SPIRITUAL INFLUENCE, that when he gained Him his whole nature was filled with power and gladness. )Willinghood lightening sacrificeJ. WHAT IS MEANT BY WINNING CHRIST.1. There is a great distinction between all human morality and the morality of the gospel. Adversity. But CIRCUMSTANCES CHANGE THE VALUE OF THINGS.III. Its adaptation to the highest interests of our nature, and its supply for all our yearnings after happiness, knowledge, and a nobler state of being.4. Many live as though there were only the body to care for, and cry, "Peace, when there is no peace." The writers of the Old and New Testaments are like the cherubim overshadowing the ark — face to face, and looking down at the propitiatory, which is Christ.(J. There is no necessary connection between science and sanctity, but that between the knowledge of Christ and purity and charity is inevitable.5. Buchanan, D. D.Knowledge is one of the most valuable of all attainments. IT FITS THE SOUL FOR HEAVEN. Innumerably more excellencies than are in all creatures together are in Christ alone, for in Him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily.IV. Opposed to all this is Christ. (1 Corinthians 15:34; John 3:19). You care little about righting your position towards God; or is it your anxiety to stand well with Him? But for all this loss he was amply compensated by the gaining of Christ. Some subjects are so inconsiderable that the knowledge of them is of little value, and a mind may be full of them without being enlarged, because the subject of its thought is insignificant. (b)Certainty; but Christ is unchangeable. (1) He is God, "the true God and eternal life;" therefore His excellence is infinite. (c)The case of our day calls for it. Remember that St. Paul did not write these words in the first fervour and flush of a new conversion. The Christian hath the kingdom of God within him. If ever a man could have gone to heaven without Christ it was he. Christ, then, is the one grand subject of the gospel, and everything, whether in nature, providence, or Scripture, is to be viewed in its relation to Him. (d)They are prejudicial to the growth of religion. By faith man becomes one in Christ, and when God looks upon him, He looks upon him as being "a man in Christ. (2) Consider what you are without Him. THE MANNER IN WHICH THE APOSTLE DELIVERS HIMSELF ON THIS GREAT SUBJECT.1. Every kind of knowledge is useful in its place; for it is to the mind what light is to the eyes; but this exceeds all other. He that hath the Son hath life.5. (4) All things besides Christ cannot make a man happy, but Christ can. (1) You are in earnest as regards the end with reference to which you estimate what is gain (ver. It is for nothing short of this that you are called upon to count all things but loss. It was exactly so with St. Paul.II. All these excellencies are in Him in a more excellent manner. He cannot recommend charity without speaking of Christ, nor express gratitude for temporal mercies without thanking God for His unspeakable gift (Colossians 3:11). Christ was painted in hieroglyphics and read by the Jews in all their ceremonial observances. What would you do without Christ if you were to meet with —1. The language suggests a goal and a starting post; that "I may win Christ," the goal or end I have been seeking to reach; that "I may be found in Him," ready not only for resistance to old adversaries, but for a new start and onward movement towards Divine perfection. (4) The highest earthly good is a broken cistern, and even grace and glory are but His gifts.III. (c)Let the Word of God be familiar to you (Colossians 3:16; John 5:39; Deuteronomy 6:6-9). S. Candlish, D. D.is perfect security and consummate blessedness. Am I now a partaker of Christ? So Jesus Christ cannot be taken away from any part of the system of Divine truth, without doing irreparable injury to the beauty and perfection of the whole Christian system — "for to Him gave all the prophets witness." Manton, D. D.)Winning ChristT. Ay, but when Christ appears, when the Sun of Righteousness arises in the heart and discovers His excellency, His all-sufficiency, then a man's own sparks vanish; then all his formerly beloved and rich esteemed ornaments are cast off; then all he has, and all he has done, privileges and outward services, are loss and dung. Therefore awake from sleep; walk closely with God; examine yourselves; receive the Spirit so freely given of God to bear witness with yours.3. It has a powerful efficacy on the heart and life. "(2) Compared with Christ riches are lighter than vanity (Proverbs 23:5). The knowledge of Christ is certain. (3) Investing us with the righteousness of Christ (Isaiah 53:11). The apostle had won Christ already, but he would win a full enjoyment of Him.2. L. So identified with the TRUTH, that when he gained Him he gained the highest knowledge.II. "Him that cometh unto Me I will in no wise cast out." They have a poor portion who are without Christ.2. But there is no doubt as to Christ's personality, the lustre of His Deity, the efficacy of His atonement, etc. Grotius said, "I have destroyed life, laboriously doing nothing. Other things are mere conveniences. "(2) Compared with Christ riches are lighter than vanity (Proverbs 23:5). You will not commit your money to a stranger of whom you have only a good opinion. But besides self-righteousness and worldly advantages to be given up, a Christian must expect to bear ridicule and persecution.2. )LinksPhilippians 3:8 NIVPhilippians 3:8 NLTPhilippians 3:8 ESVPhilippians 3:8 NASBPhilippians 3:8 KJVPhilippians 3:8 Bible AppsPhilippians 3:8 ParallelPhilippians 3:8 Biblia ParalelaPhilippians 3:8 Chinese BiblePhilippians 3:8 French BiblePhilippians 3:8 German BiblePhilippians 3:8 CommentariesBible Hub, (4)Saints on earth. (1)It converts the soul (Acts 26:18);(2)regenerates (Colossians 3:10);(3)humbles; other puffs up (Isaiah 6:5; Job 40:4; Revelation 1:17);(4)encourages (Psalm 9:10; Ephesians 1:13; 2 Timothy 1:12).4. The devil.Conclusion:1. It is indispensable for the formation of character and the regulation of conduct. All this gain is to be reaped in life; but the believer gains much more by death: for then we shall awake in His likeness.III. "God is love, and he that dwelleth in love," etc. (4) The highest earthly good is a broken cistern, and even grace and glory are but His gifts.III. THE PERSON WHO WISHES TO WIN CHRIST. All these excellencies are in Him in a more excellent manner. The knowledge of Christ is certain. The saving knowledge of Christ differs not in kind, but degree, from heaven's happiness (John 17:8).II. Grotius said, "I have destroyed life, laboriously doing nothing. A king may be a criminal before God.2. That which was before St. Paul was not Christianity but Christ. TO BE FOUND IN CHRIST is it the fitting sequel of winning Christ.1. (3) We must wrestle and win as those do who strive for the mastery (Ephesians 6:12-14). They have a poor portion who are without Christ.2. What is civilization compared with this?7. It should be our constant and vigorous effort to increase in it daily.2. He looked into the black yawning gulf beneath, and again cried out for help. To count Him gain in opposition to what Paul once counted gain. (3)Saints in heaven. The least practical kind of knowledge is useful, if it raise the mind above those sordid tendencies to which ignorance is allied; but the knowledge of geometry is the more valuable by reason of its many useful applications to mechanical arts; and astronomy itself, the sublimest of all the sciences, by reason of the aids which it affords to the practical art of navigation. Had not Paul won Him already? )Loss for gainD. It is to get Him to be ours and enjoy Him. As the loadstone draws iron, so does Christ the sinner.4. Therefore awake from sleep; walk closely with God; examine yourselves; receive the Spirit so freely given of God to bear witness with yours.3. 2). Ignorance is not the mother of devotion.2. THERE SHOULD BE SOME APPLICATION WHEN WE CONSIDER CHRIST AND ADDRESS OURSELVES TO KNOW HIM.1. He could feel the branch giving way. Buchanan, D. D.If the real worth and dignity of our knowledge in any department depend on the subject to which our thoughts are directed, it were easy to show that the religious peasant may find a nobler subject of thought in the structure of a flower, than the irreligious philosopher finds in the structure of a world!(J. (2) It is distinguished from the knowledge of the law of Moses (John 1:17; Hebrews 10:1). Clarkson, B. D.Even as a poor beggar discovering a rich mine or some vast treasures, is ready to leap for joy that he has found that which will make him rich forever; he casts away his former rags, he despises his former poor and wooden furniture, for he has discovered that which will enrich him and make his condition plentiful; so the soul to whom the Lord has made this rich, this excellent discovery of Christ, he has found a mine more precious than gold, and larger than all the face of the earth; he casts off the rags of his own righteousness; his former accomplishments are now but as a beggar's furniture; his heart is full of joy; he says, Rejoice, O, my soul; rejoice with me, my friends, for I have discovered the unsearchable riches of Christ.(D. The Christian hath the kingdom of God within him. It is remarkable how Paul makes every other topic tributary to this. It is not visual and corporeal, but intellectual and theoretical. What is our gain without Christ?2. This is the excellent effect of this excellent knowledge.(D. THE DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERS OF THE CHRISTIAN'S REGARD FOR THAT KNOWLEDGE.1. The true knowledge of Christ engages the heart and captivates the soul — "They that know Thy name will put their trust in Thee." (a)Their minds are changed (Jeremiah 31:34). So identified with the LIFE that when he gained Him he was endowed with the noblest form of it.III. (1) The refuge of wilful ignorance. What must we lose to gain Christ?4. That you may win Him He sends forth His servants with invitations; He offers His blessings gratuitously; He throws a thousand impediments in your downward course, so that you may go to Him.IV. This is the refuge of many of our youth particularly. The apostle had won Christ already, but he would win a full enjoyment of Him.2. Looking up he saw, in his dream, Christ standing on the edge, and saying, "Let go the twig and I will save you." The Christian hath the kingdom of God within him. (d)They are prejudicial to the growth of religion. What is there that can be compared to it. Watson. In the excellent effects it produces on individual character. Clarkson, B. D.)The excellency of the knowledge of Christ in the excellence of its subjectJ. So identified with SPIRITUAL INFLUENCE, that when he gained Him his whole nature was filled with power and gladness. )Loss for gainD. (5) Friends are much valued, but how often do they prove themselves like brooks dried up (Job 6:15). Most universal (1 Corinthians 2:22-23; 1 Timothy 4:8).3. SUBSTITUTES FOR CHRIST. They will count —1. It is for nothing short of this that you are called upon to count all things but loss. (Galatians 2:20); ,but the application that respects duty is when I apprehend Him under a term which inferreth my obligation to obedience — "my Lord. By evidence. He was not halting between two opinions. Christ, however, is not an external teacher, but He is in me and I in Him, and so I have power to obey His law.II. Have you ever felt your need of Him, sought Him, received Him? (Josiah Redford. "The things which are seen are temporal," etc. T. Of Information. This is always the object which St. Paul sets before himself and his readers; hence the vital interest of his life and writings.3. Practical and constraining. (c)Fix the eye of your souls upon Him (Exodus 37:9). T. (2) Supernatural (1 Corinthians 2:14); the sole prerogative of the supernaturally renewed man. Christ, however, is not an external teacher, but He is in me and I in Him, and so I have power to obey His law.II. That knowledge of Christ which is not an interest in Him is mere opinion which is dubious and uncertain. Buchanan, D. D.)The relation of the knowledge of Christ to the gospel schemeJ. The Christian finds the war still going on in his members, desires a livelier assurance, wishes to grow in grace and to know more and more of Christ. (Professor Eadie. Life? There was a knowledge of Christ Jesus set forth in the paschal lamb, as eaten by the Israelites, and in the lifting up of the brazen serpent. Let the light that shines in your minds shine in your lives (John 7:17). Daille.According to the design of God the advantages and sacraments of the law are of no avail since the manifestation of His Son, and that those who now beguile themselves with them lose their time and their trouble, as completely as though, after the rising of the sun, they still used the light of a lamp; or as if, in the strength of manhood, a person were retained in all the exercises and sports of childhood.(J. So it is with those who have only a speculative knowledge of Christ. The spiritual astronomy, which points to Christ as the Morning Star, gives a directory also to guide our course amidst the storms and tempests of that voyage in which we are all embarked. THE DREADFULNESS OF LOSING THIS PRIZE. He that hath the Son hath life.5. It will abide when we have lost all other things (Matthew 6:19-20).3. (3) Experimental (2 Thessalonians 2:10; 1 Peter 2:2-3). (a)The application of faith may be without the application of assurance; sometimes they go together. Where will the splendour of human science be then?2. A believer cannot always say, "Christ is mine"; but he can say "I am His" (Psalm 119:94).2. Is this so? The day of judgment.(W. (2) We must fight and win as soldiers — "The kingdom of heaven suffereth violence," etc. Be in their way what will, to hinder them from Christ, they will shovel it out of the way rather than be kept back from Christ.III. WHAT IT IS TO WIN CHRIST.1. There is a mixture in all created beings — the heavens (Job 15:15); angels (Job 4:18); but Christ is altogether lovely and higher than the heavens.2. THOSE WHOSE GRAND OBJECT IS TO WIN CHRIST, WILL COUNT ALL BUT DUNG THAT COMES IN COMPETITION WITH THIS BARGAIN. Christ is our treasury and storehouse, from whence we fetch all our supplies (1 Corinthians 1:30).5. Looking up he saw, in his dream, Christ standing on the edge, and saying, "Let go the twig and I will save you." USES.1. The OBJECT of this knowledge. ITS OBJECT — Christ Jesus. (2)This interest is the one thing necessary.All things must go for necessaries (Matthew 6:25). Thompson. What is gain to me is what puts me on a right footing with God. We gain a ransom for our souls.2. (1)God (Isaiah 13:1; John 3:16). Man's desire is to be happy, and nothing outside of Christ is necessary to this end, for with Christ man may be happy and lack every earthly blessing (Philippians 4:13). MAJESTY AND GRANDEUR. (4)Saints on earth. To kindle desire and raise joy in Christ. (b)Lay a good groundwork in the principles of the knowledge of Christ, otherwise you will but build in the air (Hebrews 6:1). (5) He can do for us what no other can, procure pardon for sin, peace with God, a right to heaven.3. "Him that cometh unto Me I will in no wise cast out." There is an entirely new estimate of gain and loss. (4) This interest is a most enriching interest — "All things are yours. (6) Domestic and social relations are great mercies, but we must part from them. in an instant, the arms of Jesus were about him, and he was safe. No kind of useful knowledge is to be undervalued. Some have one thing, and others another in His place. (2) Consider what you are without Him. (8) Life and self are loss without Christ.III. This is the theme to which the apostle deliberately bent his unequalled powers, and the more we know of it the less shall we wonder that he determined to know nothing else. Many live as though there were only the body to care for, and cry, "Peace, when there is no peace." Whenever a soul is on its way to Christ, the alarm is sounded in hell, and if the soul would bare Him it must be in opposition to flesh and blood, and principalities and powers. Here we see the prophecy fulfilled, "Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree," etc.2. You will not commit your money to a stranger of whom you have only a good opinion. Christ was painted in hieroglyphics and read by the Jews in all their ceremonial observances. It shall outlive and eclipse all other knowledge. Do you take Him for and instead of all? It is in all its parts knowledge for us. (a) From the Author (Matthew 16:16; John 6:45; 1 John 2:20). (Matthew 13:45-46). (1) How foolish are men who, like Martha, are diligent to get other things, but who neglect the one thing needful. Lyth, D. D.)I. Nye. (3) This interest is satisfying to the soul, while nothing else can give satisfaction, He is substance, all else is shadow and dream. I see an instant end of the weary attempt to amend the old position, and a way wonderfully open for the immediate occupying of a new one.2. Solomon counted all that was in the world as two great cyphers — "vanity and vexation." HOW MUCH THIS GAIN EXCELS ALL OTHER.1. How we come to be concerned in it. By evidence. See Christ in everything that is good, make your knowledge of what is evil heighten your desire of Christ. Jesus Christ is such a Saviour.4. There can be no faith in or love to Jesus without it. There is an entirely new estimate of gain and loss. But in Christ all is precious; grace, pardon, peace. 1. Admiration. S. Candlish, D. D.is perfect security and consummate blessedness. There is a degree of uncertainty attaching to all science. To apprehend Christ yours on good grounds is the excellency of this knowledge.3. (b)Certainty; but Christ is unchangeable. Christ is a friend that will help in all cases. Manton, D. D.)Winning ChristT. What a relief to find in Christ the reconciler and the peacemaker; the justifier of the ungodly and the revealer of God. To what purpose otherwise is its display? As one with Him I would know more of Him.(R. Looking up he saw, in his dream, Christ standing on the edge, and saying, "Let go the twig and I will save you." And, therefore, viewing what was in Christ as in comparison with Judaism, Paul felt that the old forms and types and usages were now as the refuse which the spirit had put away on receiving for itself, and appropriating for its full health and growth and nutriment, Christ's revelation.(T. (6) Domestic and social relations are great mercies, but we must part from them. What would you do without Christ if you were to meet with —1. This is the refuge of many of our youth particularly. The moral influence it exerts. (2) We should not murmur when others go away with other things, if we have Christ (Psalm 17:14-15).3. Christ is appropriated as gain. If God hath laid out the riches of His grace and wisdom to do us good, surely it deserveth our best thoughts. In knowing Christ we know the glorious excellencies of God (John 14:7; Colossians 1:15; Hebrews 1:3; 2 Corinthians 4:6).3. 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