Category Archives: Devotional Thoughts

‘Everyone Gets to Play’

‘Everyone Gets to Play’- a phrase coined by John Wimber I’m going to do some thinking about this phrase, what it means,  and what it looks like in current church life… 1.  Jesus – ‘Follow Me and I will make … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 5: 12 to the End of The Chapter

First of all, here is the passage in the New American Standard Bible Translation (NASB): “But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give … Continue reading

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The Day of the Lord – 1 Thessalonians 5: 1 – 11

First, let’s take a look at this passage in the New American Standard Bible (NASB): “Now as to the times and the epochs, brethren, you have no need of anything to be written to you. 2 For you yourselves know full … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 3:6 – 4:8

First of all, here is 1 Thessalonians 3:6 – 14 in the New American Standard Bible” 6 “But now that Timothy has come to us from you, and has brought us good news of your faith and love, and that … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 2:13 – 3:5

To continue my study on 1st Thessalonians, here are some thoughts and highlights in Chapter 2, verse 13 through Chapter 3, verse 5. First though, here is the actual Bible text (NASB) Chapter 2, verse 13 “For this reason we … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on 1 Thessalonians 2: 1-12

Here are some thoughts on the next chapter of Paul’s letter to the Thessalonian church. Take a look and join me as we dig in and try to understand how it applies to us… 1 Thessalonians 2: 1-12 (NASB) “For … Continue reading

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Lingering At A City Called Thessalonika (Greece)

I started a sermon series this past Sunday on Paul’s letter to the Thessalonians.  Great book, lots of gold nuggets. Grab a Bible and follow along as we work our way through the text. For starters here is 1 Thessalonians … Continue reading

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