|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Four, Lesson One
SANCTIFIED BEHAVIOR 1Thessalonians 4:1-8 Print this Bible Study
** The apostle Paul had a reputation for loving other Christians, especially if he was involved in their salvation. In our study together last week, how did his affection for his beloved Thessalonians show itself?
** Last time we looked at sixteen elements of Biblical love, which compel us to this type of earnest, relentless prayer. They are:
Hopefully we are finding ourselves more devoted to loving one another through our committed prayer life.
** As we have spent so much time studying God's word together, we have come to understand that our salvation is a free gift from God. We can look to our past and see our justification which was achieved through the work of Christ on the cross. We can look to our future and know that we will be glorified with Christ when he comes. What is the theological term for the present day state of our salvation?