The life of faith encourages people to stop worrying about what they can or cannot do and instead focus on what God can do through them. When people let God work through them, their lives continue to be transformed for the better. This is what Paul still strives to do, even in prison, and what he hopes all Christians will do every day -- empty their own ambition and be open to God's ambitions for their lives on earth.
[links to Bible Gateway open in a new window]Reading the Bible in Its Entirety
If you are planning to read the Bible in its entirety, you should read Philippians 3:1-4:1 today.