The book of Philemon is a biblical case study showing us how to apply the reconciling grace of Christ to the lives of others. Through an amazing example of godly diplomacy and sacrificial love, the apostle Paul shows us how individual lives and even entire communities can be transformed through the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Jesus said, `Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God’ (Matt. 5:9). But how do you help fellow believers achieve reconciliation once significant damage has been done? The book of Philemon is a biblical case study showing us how to apply the reconciling love of Christ to the lives of those whom we love.