The Work of the Church: To Complete What is Lacking

The local church exists to display the glory of God to the nations. One of the ways we do this, is by communicating the good news of the gospel, taking the message of what Christ has done and bringing it to the lost and unreached peoples of the world.

The local church exists to display the glory of God to the nations. One of the ways we do this, is by communicating the good news of the gospel, taking the message of what Christ has done and bringing it to the lost and unreached peoples of the world.

Discussion Topics

  • Who is Ephaphroditus and what did he do?
  • How did he complete what was lacking for the Philippian Church?
  • Compare and contrast Philippians 2:30 and Colossians 1:24.
  • How does the church complete what is lacking in Christ's afflictions?
  • How do you personally work towards this end? How would you like to?