Sermons from May 2018

Sermons from May 2018

2 Thessalonians 1:11

2 Thessalonians 1:1-12

Introduction Most believe 2 Thessalonians was written months or a year+ after 1 Thessalonians. The question is why and with what purpose? While 2 Thessalonians is only three chapters long, each chapter is deep in material and each chapter stands alone. So let’s take a look at the video from Bible Project on all three chapters, but beware of an error therein where it speaks of a teaching from Mark 13 which would not be written for another 6-12 years.…
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

1 Thessalonians 5:4-28

Review 4:13-18 Believers who die, their spirits live with Jesus until He returns then they join with their new resurrected immortal bodies, living believers will then join Jesus and fellow believers in the clouds. We are to encourage one another with such knowledge. This compare closely Paul’s letter to Titus in Titus 2:12-15 5:1-3 The Day of the Lord is described occurring after the rapture of the church. Non-believers will have to live through what is known as the Time…
1 Thessalonians 4:14

1 Thessalonians 4:13-5:3

4:9-12 Paul acknowledges it is God who has taught them to love one another. Yet he calls on them to do so more and more. Why? Perhaps he knew of Christ’s teaching and command later found in John 13:34-35 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” So how are we to love…
1 Thessalonians 3:12

1 Thessalonians 3:6-4:12

Review 2:7 The three of them were like a mother caring for her own children. What image does this create in your mind? 2:11 Now as a father – a loving father – with his own children 2:12 Such a father encourages, comforts, and urges them not just to live life as a good person but to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory 2:13 Word of God Message 3:6-8 The Thessalonians had not…