Philemon 1:1-7 – TALKING TO A FRIEND 

Paul was talking to his old friend, Philemon (Vss. 1-2). The things he said to Philemon should be things that we are able to honestly say to our Christian friends. 

GOOD WISHES – Vs. 3

Grace

Peace 

GOOD WORDS – Vss. 4-6

Thanking God for our friends in prayer – Vs. 4

Being encouraged by our friend’s love and faith – Vs. 5

Asking God for Spiritual development in the lives of our friends – Vs. 6 

GOOD WORKS – Vs. 7

We should rejoice in the good works of our friends, and encourage them to do more!