Phil 1:27-30 "Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or remain absent, I will hear of you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind striving together to the faith of the gospel…"
Paul informs the Philippines. His attitude is one of joy and confidence in Christ. "Only conduct yourself in a manner worthy..." A declaration. Worthy of the Gospel of Jesus Christ! Behave like citizens.
Php 3:20 For the citizenship is in heaven from which we also eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ. Worthy means weigh something on a scale.
Jer 31:31-34 New covenant.
Mat 4:17 Repent for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. Conduct life as a citizen of the Kingdom of God. Stand firm in one Spirit with one mind. Phil 2:1-3 Be of the same mind.
John 13:34-35 They will know us by our love.
Eph 6:10-11 Put on the armor of God. Stand Fast. Striving together for the faith of the Gospel.
Act 5:41-42 Counted Worthy to suffer