Gregg Strawbridge - Philemon: From Slave to Servant to Shepherd (4 mp3s and translation)
This four part series provides an indepth exposition of Paul's personal epistle to Philemon. Philemon was (apparently) host to the church of Coloseae. Philemon's runaway slave, Onesimus, becomes an important figure in the early Pauline ministry (Col. 4:9). Also, it is believed that he became the bishop of Ephesus and so he went from being a slave to being a servant in the church(es) to being a shepherd, untimately a Bishop.
Gregg Strawbridge, Ph.D., is the pastor of All Saints Church in Lancaster, PA. He became a committed follower of Jesus Christ at age 20, discipled in the context of a University Navigator Ministry. As a result of personal discipleship he went on to study at Columbia Biblical Seminary (M.A., Columbia, SC, 1990), as well as receive a Ph.D. in education and philosophy... read more
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