1 Thessalonians 5:13b-15 describes some of the ways a diverese group of people committed to Jesus come together to create community built on love for God and one another.
1 Thess 5:13 tells us to esteem spiritual leaders very highly in love because of their work. We consider the nature of that work to explore why Paul highlights this…
1 Thessalonians 4 begins with some instructions on living in a way that pleases God and gains the respect of outsiders.
Paul reminds us that Jesus will return one day and that we should remain awake and aware of what God is doing until that day.
In 1 Thess 4:13-18, the Apostle Paul encourages Christians to see hope beyond the death of a loved one.
1 Thess 4:1-12-Transofrmation of our lives can only occur when we live by the Spirit.
Biblical instructions are meant to be taken as God's will, not man's. How committed are we to living according to God's will.
How do you know what God's will for your life is? We all need practice developing spiritual discernment
What achievement will you point to when you stand before Jesus?
We continue our exploration of 1 Thessalonians and consider the reality that trusting God does not always mean life is easy.