In addition to the New International Version (2011) of the Bible, the following resources were used to help write this message: James Montgomery Boice, Philippians: An Expositional Commentary, pp. 86-96; Fred B. Craddock, Philippians in the Interpretation Commentary, pp. 32- 34; William Hendriksen, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon in the New Testament Commentary, pp. 80-92; R. Kent Hughes, Philippians in the Preaching the Word Commentary, pp. 65-71; Andy Purscelley, Philippians 1:27-30, New Hope Church, Bend, OR, [no date].