God’s Word: A Bright Light in the Midst of Spiritual Darkness

Friends, I hope you are amazed by God's Word! Every day when we pick it up to read, there is something new and fresh and inspiring! That's because God's Word is alive and active (Hebrews 4:12) and it speaks to us in the exact place we are! Have you ever read a very familiar verse …

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5 Things that Get Us Through Tough Times (2 Thessalonians 3:1-5)

What a journey we are on! Are you enjoying peeking over Paul's shoulder as he writes to the Thessalonians? Paul loves that church and he is so proud of how they have grown in such a short time. They were still new believers (less than 2 years), but they had matured as they trusted the …

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Worship While We Wait (1 Thessalonians 5:16-28)

Friends, our journey continues and our ship is about to sail into port for a very brief stop. One day, our ship will sail right into the presence of God, and what a glorious day that will be! We have studied through the book of 1 Thessalonians, taking a peek over Paul's shoulder as he …

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In Light of Jesus’s Soon Return, How are We to Live? (1 Thessalonians 5:12-15)

In writing to brand new believers in Thessalonica, Paul is teaching them to be ready for the return of Jesus! He focuses on what they need to know about the rapture, and he assures them God has not destined them to wrath. He is now finishing up that letter to those dear believers, and he …

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