Category Archives: 1 Thessalonians

May your faithful people rejoice in your goodness

Let his faithful people rejoice in this honor and sing for joy on their beds. … Rejoice in the Lord and be glad, you righteous; sing, all you who are upright in heart! … They rejoice in your name all … Continue reading

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For the ear tests words as the tongue tastes food

Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world. … Stop judging by mere appearances, but instead judge correctly.

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Keep watch because you do not know on what day your Lord will come

You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.

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Do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded

I know whom I have believed, and am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him for that day.

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But God is the builder of everything

But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding. … But God found fault with the people. … But God knows your hearts. … But God … Continue reading

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I am so eager to preach the gospel also to you

We cared for you. Because we loved you so much, we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well. … Others will praise God for the obedience that accompanies your confession … Continue reading

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Preach the gospel—not with wisdom and eloquence, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power

For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words, but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction.

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Adam named his wife Eve because she would become the mother of all the living

I will bless her and will surely give you a son by her. I will bless her so that she will be the mother of nations; kings of peoples will come from her. … Surely I was sinful at birth, … Continue reading

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We always carry around in our body the death of Jesus

For just as we share abundantly in the sufferings of Christ, so also our comfort abounds through Christ. … From now on, let no one cause me trouble, for I bear on my body the marks of Jesus.

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Your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, your endurance inspired by hope

Since we belong to the day, let us be sober, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet.

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