Part 1 is HERE
Part 2 is HERE
In thinking about the meaning of this and other passages, we probably need to spend more time in the Biblical text. This digital age has provided us with great resources at our fingertips. The problem with this is we run to other resources too early in the process.
It is looking at his present and his future.
This “rubbish” that Paul’s say our works is like is not just garbage, some paper, used Kleenex, paper cups. This word “rubbish” is the word for “waste”, “dung”, “manure” “excrement.”
It is a loss and an immeasurable gain.
It is a loss of something really, really bad and an immeasurable gain.
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