40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Keep Calm & Carry On (Levi Lusko
Study of a book of the Bible: 1 & 2 Thessalonians
Have you ever been discouraged in your faith? Or wondered if you are staying grounded in what you believe? This was the issue facing the believers in Thessalonica. So Paul compelled them in two letters to not be deceived by false teachers but remain diligent in doing the work set before them as they looked forward to Jesus' return. Join Levi Lusko on a journey that will encourage you to keep grounded (in your faith), keep busy (in your mission), and keep watching (for the Lord).
Study Guide First Chapter
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 1: The Word Is Out
What was staggering about the church in Thessalonica is that in a world with no social media, phones, or postal services, the word about their faith and love for Jesus moved faster than the apostle Paul could travel. It seemed that everywhere he went, the story of their bold and deep faith got th...
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 2: Never Give Up
We will never know the things that could have been done in our world if people had refused to give up. What we *can* do is look around and see the amazing things that happen when people refuse to give up. Dreams come true. Marriages are restored. Friendships are healed. Churches grow. Ministries ...
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 3: Born for This
When a person comes to faith in Jesus, they have a calling, a purpose, a reason for living. We don’t get to define what it will be. Our Creator God declares it. What we get to do is partner with God in discovering and following that purpose. There is nothing more exciting than learning what we we...
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 4: Mind Your Business
Our heavenly Father takes delight when his children grow and take forward steps in maturity. When God sees us walk, he wants to help us run. When we learn to pray, the Spirit of God wants to help us go even deeper. When we learn to humbly help others like our servant-Savior, he wants to see us gr...
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 5: Between Now and Then
In the days of Jesus, many people were so ready to get to their heavenly *then* that they treated their lives *now* as a distraction and a hurdle to jump over as soon as possible. God wants us to look forward to heaven but fully engage in the life he has given us on this earth. Follow the mission...
40 Days Through the Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians - Session 6: Keep Calm and Carry On
The Thessalonians were facing persecution. Fear was beginning to take hold. They were spiritually frozen and paralyzed. They stopped following Jesus with the joy and passion that had marked their earlier faith. The message from God for this young church is one we still need to hear today. Don’t b...