Love God Love People Prove it!

Sermon Archive

1 Thessalonians 3:1-8 – Expect push back knowing God has my back!

One of the things I wish we would explain more about when we “share Jesus” with someone is the fact that once they put their faith in Jesus they will experience persecution.  The word, persecution conjures us all sorts of images.  In our culture, persecution comes in many forms.  Let’s be honest not many of […]

1 Thessalonians 2:13-17 My Belief determines my light

All of us have experienced pressure from others to comprise our faith.  The Bible calls that persecution.  Unfortunately, sometimes were are too easily swayed.  What you believe makes a big difference in how stand up to the pressure.  Hearing or reading the Bible is one thing, believing what it says is another.  In this message […]

1 and 2 Thessalonians 2:7-12 Does your walk match your talk?

Our walk should match our talk. Something happened to the Thessalonians that caused them to completely change how they were living their lives.  So much so that they gained a reputation and persecution.  There lives reflected their words.  How can we bring balance between our talk and walk with God.  In this message we discover […]

1 & 2 Thessalonians – Convictions of Steel

In this message we discover what convictions are, how to create them and most importantly how to stand firm in them.  The Thessalonian church was known as a church of convictions.  They learned how from the apostle Paul’s example.  They didn’t let persecution get in their way of growing and falling more in love with […]