More Than A Vocation - 1 Thessalonians 2:1-12

MORE THAN A VOCATION

1 Thessalonians 2:1-12

 

I. OVERCOMING ADVERSITY (Verse 1-2)

 

a. What is the only reason that Paul’s previous visit can be termed “not in vain?”_________________________________________________

b. Where had Paul suffered before coming to Thessalonica? ________ _________________________________________________________

c. What was Paul’s visit like and how could it have been different? __

 

 

II. ENTRUSTED WITH THE GOSPEL (verses 3-6)

 

               a. What were not the motivating factors in Paul’s preaching? _______

              b. What did motivate Paul? __________________________________

                c. Why do men usually use flattering words? ____________________

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d. Did Paul seek for glory? __________________________________

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III. CHERISHED (7-12)

 

a. How did Paul classify his relationship with the Thessalonian believers? ________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________

b. How were Paul and company supported in their ministry to the Thessalonians? ____________________________________________

c. Who could have been called on as character witnesses for Paul? ________

 

d. Why does a father exhort his children? ____________________________

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e. What was Paul’s exhortation? ___________________________________

 

IV. Application: How important is it that we overcome every obstacle preventing us from sharing the gospel? __________________________________________________________

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What are some of the obstacles we can face? ___________________________

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