Are We Seeing the Rise of One World Religion?

Hi everyone! We recently completed a study of 1&2 Thessalonians, as Paul exhorted believers to be ready for the rapture. He clearly encouraged Christians that Jesus (at the rapture) will rescue us from the wrath that is to come (1 Thessalonians 1:10). Indeed, we will not see the tribulation, the arrival of the Antichrist or …

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A Church Made Ready! (2 Thessalonians 3:11-18)

Well, the shoreline is in sight, and we are nearing the end of our journey together through 1&2 Thessalonians. In very Paul-like fashion, we're going to finish strong! These letters from Paul are all about proclaiming the truth of Jesus's coming for believers in the rapture, prior to the tribulation. Paul spent only a couple …

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Stand Firm and Hold On! (2 Thessalonians 2:13-17)

Special thanks to all who have joined in the journey from the beginning! My prayer throughout is that God will bring encouragement and courage to each of you as we learn from the apostle Paul how to live in the last days. It certainly seems that is where we are today, and it is critical …

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Let No One Deceive You! (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12)

We're well on our journey through 2 Thessalonians and I am so glad you are on board! We began our journey through Paul's second letter a couple days ago, and yesterday we peeked over Paul's shoulder as he penned encouragement to the new believers who were facing severe persecution and affliction. He debunked the rumor …

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