Loving Beyond

Loving Beyond Introduction A loving neighbor loves beyond … A. BY LOVING UNBIASEDLY (vv.30-33) B. BY LOVING UNRESERVEDLY (vv.34-36) Conclusion “You go, and do likewise” (v.37)

The God of More

The God of More Introduction   A. THERE IS MORE TO GOD   B. THERE IS MORE TO HIS KINGDOM   C. THERE IS MORE IN THE HARVEST   D. HE CALLS US TO WORK IN THE MORE   Conclusion Lord, use us in the more!

Building His Church: Give

Building His Church: Give Introduction As we prepare to meet King Jesus, we build His Church. In building His Church, it matters to God what we give, and how we give: A. GIVE YOUR BEST … (vv.1-3) “…. the work is huge—this is not just a place for people to meet each other, but a […]

Building His Church: Serve

Building His Church: Serve Introduction A. PLAY YOUR PART TO BUILD TOGETHER (chp 3)   B. LEAN ON GOD TO FINISH STRONG TOGETHER (chp 4)   Conclusion

Praying Right during Tough Times

Praying Right during Tough Times Introduction “To this end we always pray for you …”– praying for Christians undergoing persecution and afflictions (2 Thess 1:3-10) How do we pray right during tough times? Paul’s prayer for the Thessalonica Church shows two ways that we can pray right during tough times: A. PRAYING WITH THE RIGHT […]

Hope in God’s Justice

Hope in God’s Justice Introduction   A. WHEN PERSECUTION COMES, WILL WE BE COUNTED WORTHY? (vv.5–8a)   B. WHEN THE END COMES, WILL WE HAVE RESCUED ANY? (vv.8b–10)   Conclusion

Keep on Keeping On

Keep on Keeping On Introduction   A. A FAITH THAT KEEPS ON KEEPING ON THROUGH PAIN   B. A FAITH THAT KEEPS ON KEEPING ON WITH LOVE   Conclusion

Prepared to Meet King Jesus — 2 Thessalonians Overview

PREPARED TO MEET KING JESUS — 2 THESSALONIANS OVERVIEW Introduction Marks of a people prepared to meet King Jesus: A. PREPARED TO BE COUNTED WORTHY OF THE LORD (1:1–12)   B. PREPARED TO STAND FIRM IN THE LORD (2:1–3:5) C. PREPARED TO WORK HARD FOR THE LORD (3:6–18) Conclusion

The God Who Calls Us

The God Who Calls Us Introduction God has called us (1 Thess 1:4). Two characteristics of God to hold on to in our discipleship journey: A. GOD AS LIFE-SANCTIFIER (v.23) “… may the God of peace himself sanctify you completely … whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.”   […]

In the Journey

IN THE JOURNEY … Introduction A. REJOICE!   B. DISCERN   Conclusion