We’re studying a chapter of 1 Thessalonians each week (1, 2). Here are some simple questions and observations from chapter 3.
- Faith needs strengthening & encouraging (v.2, 10)
- Suffering & hardship is part of the package of following Christ (v.3-4, 7)
- Fear, temptation, spiritual battles and setbacks are too (v.5)
- Churches flourish with faith, love & genuine relationships (v.6, 11)
- Stories of faith in Christ encourage & inspire faith (v.8)
- Love for Christ, for the local church & the wider church can always increase (v.12)
- Jesus is coming back (v.13)