Faith in Uncertain Times (#2 1 Thess. 5:1-11)

Sermon Date: 
Sep 15 2019
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SERMON NOTES FOR FURTHER STUDY / REFLECTION

WEEKLY MEMORY VERSES
“As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man.” - Matthew 24:37
“Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.”
– Acts 4:12

INTRODUCTION
•Encouragement For Believer’s in Suffering Times
•Christ’s Return, Our Resurrection & Reunion
•Are We Prepared & Ready?

UNEXPECTED RETURN
•Believers – Expecting Jesus' Return, Live Accordingly, Escape Wrath
•Others – Living as In The Days Of Noah, Surprised, No Escape of Wrath
•Don’t Be Surprised

LIVE AS CHILDREN OF THE LIGHT
•Be Watchful & Spiritually Sober
•Be Armed In The Waiting
•Receive Salvation In Christ
•Be Comfort For Each Other

GROWING DEEPER
1. How did today’s message speak to you?
2. Do you fear Jesus’ return or take comfort? Why did you answer the way you did?
3. What hope is Apostle Paul providing to believers suffering in uncertain times?
4. How are people in our current time living as like the days of Noah?
5. How is it possible to escape God’s Judgement/Wrath (5:9)?
6. As Christians, how are we to concern ourselves today with the unbeliever’s possible eternal suffering?
7. Why do you think it’s important to encourage other believers in the hope found in Christ?

Growing in the Word with You,
Pastor Trevor