Aspirations of a True Church

Aspirations of a True Church

May 13, 2012

By: Emilio Ramos

Passage: 2 Thessalonians 3:1-5

Series: Special

Before starting his teaching on II Corinthians, Pastor Emilio preaches on the aspirations of a true church from 2 Thessalonians 3:1-5.

  1. Gospel centered ministry 2 Thess. 3:1-2
    • still a present life to live to see the Gospel spread 1 Thess. 1:8
    • the Gospel generosity of Paul Phil. 1:18
    • the Gospel is a cause from heaven Psalm 147:15, Jeremiah 1:12
    • the Word of God succeeded Acts 13:48, Acts 17:1-4
    • the need for preservation Acts 17:5-9
  2. God Centered Confidence 2 Thess. 3:3-4
    • Paul's confidence is in the Lord 1 John 5:18-20, Jude 1:24, 1 Peter 1:3-5
    • the content of Paul's confidence and staying/remaining in the apostles teaching  Romans 6:17
  3. Christ Centered Church 2 Thess. 3:5
    • revel in the glories of Christ
    • the perseverance of Jesus Christ will produce perseverance in a believers life Phil. 2:1-2, Eph. 4:14-20, 2 Thess. 2:16-17

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