Scripture Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1 Chapters 2-3
Key Thought: Family is Important!
When the Thessalonians cannot refute Paul what do they do?
i) Have you ever experienced the same thing happening to you?
What are some of the accusations made against the Apostle Paul?
i) Have you ever been wrongfully accused of something in your Christian life?
How does Paul respond to the accusations?
What four family metaphors does Paul use to explain how he related to the Thessalonians?
Imagine what a church would be like if everyone followed Paul’s example. Be specific in what you think it might like look like.