|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Two, Lesson Two
BOUND IN CHRIST 1Thessalonians 2:5-8 Download this Bible Study
** In our study together last week, we had the privilege of watching the apostle Paul as he was "Bold in Christ". Near the end of that study we learned the reason for his boldness. Why are Christians bold?
** How can we develop or increase our boldness? What is to be our motivation?
** Today, we hope to learn what our Lord expects of us as we share His gospel. Ask yourself this, "Is it enough to just share the truth about Christ with others?" "What are we to do once someone becomes saved?" For the exciting answer, please join me now in 1Thessalonians 2:5-8 where we see how Paul became "Bound in Christ" to the hearts of the Thessalonians.
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Bound in Christ
V. 5 ** Picking up where we left off last week, Paul said in verse four that Christians are "approved by God" for what purpose?