These are my notes from lesson 4-which I somehow skipped.
*Philemon’s challenge: to go above and beyond-to be just and merciful. Philemon was known for his love, faith and encouragement. The gospel keeps digging deeper into us-we never get there.
*The role of Paul: mediator, advocate vs10, 19 payer of debt, like Christ.
Most of the slaves were owned by wealthy, poor sometimes had 1 or 2 slaves-were like a Rolls Royce (more…)