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1 Thessalonians 1 - NIV

9 for they themselves report what kind of reception you gave us. They tell how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God,

10 and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead—Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath.

Sermons on 1 Thessalonians 1 More sermons: 1 Thessalonians 1

Stephen Belokur avatar
It's Not ALL Bad!
Shared by: Stephen Belokur on Sep, 2016
Summary: Sometimes when we look at certain Bible passages we get the feeling that only suffering and persecution awaits the true believer in Jesus. Nothing could be further from the truth! Even in the midst of trials we can have joy and peace and hope! PTL!!
Paul Evans avatar
Shared by: Paul Evans on Apr, 2016
Summary: God is calling His church to serve Him and share the gospel... It's time to BE the church!
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 357
Rick Burdette avatar
Caesar or God?
Shared by: Rick Burdette on Jul, 2015
Summary: Leadership, Connection, Priorities
Victor Yap avatar
Model By Example
Shared by: Victor Yap on Jul, 2015
Summary: 1 Thessalonians 1
John Gaston avatar
Shared by: John Gaston on May, 2015
Summary: Paul revealed the 3 secrets of the success of the Thessalonian Church: their experiential faith, their candid lifestyles, and their focusing on the coming of Jesus. Every successful church should use them as a model.
Gordon McCulloch avatar
We need to commend ourselves more often.
Shared by: Gordon McCulloch on Oct, 2014
Summary: Do we deserve God's commendation for our services to him. Well based on Paul's converts at Thessalonica, I would say we do, because we love to serve the Lord in an age where it is unpopular and irrelevant, and to think of others before our ourselves.
Denomination: Episcopal
Views: 1,037
David Dykes avatar
The Life of a Model
Shared by: David Dykes on Oct, 2014
Summary: The importance of being a model of the Christian life to other believers.
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 913
Andy Grossman avatar
Something More
Shared by: Andy Grossman on Mar, 2014
Summary: Shares how we may need something more than we now may be experiencing and how to get it.
Mark A. Barber avatar
Encouraged to Encourage
Shared by: Mark A. Barber on Nov, 2013
Summary: God encourages us so that we could encourage one another
Paul Clemente avatar
What is our M-O in life?
Shared by: Paul Clemente on Oct, 2013
Summary: The Thessalonian Christians are our examples in our christian living.
Denomination: Evangelical Free
Views: 262
Who Are These People?
Shared by: PAUL STERRETT on Apr, 2013
Summary: 2nd in a series on 1 Thessalonians, this message focuses on the people to whom Paul wrote this letter.
based on 1 rating
Views: 305
Mark Opperman avatar
Vital Signs
Shared by: Mark Opperman on Dec, 2012
Summary: As we look at qualities in the Thessalonian church and in the lives of Paul and his companions, we can see what it looks like when people are spiritually alive. I’d like to look at chapter 1 in this light. We can identify several vital signs that should b
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 721
Michael McCartney avatar
Reflect His Image!
Shared by: Michael McCartney on Sep, 2012
Summary: The premise of our subject today comes from 1 Thessalonians 1:6 were Paul commends the church in Thessalonica for being imitators of Jesus. They are such great role models for other Christians and churches to follow that their devotion and mirror image of
Series: Imitators
David Owens avatar
A Model Church
Shared by: David Owens on Feb, 2012
Summary: In this sermon, we work through the first chapter and learn the characteristics that made the church of the Thessalonians a model church.
Sherm Nichols avatar
The Church That Moves Ahead
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Nov, 2011
Summary: Tjo show how the Thessalonian Christians exhibited qualities of an encouraging church, emphasizing the need to be aggressively moving ahead in the building of the Kingdom.
Views: 1,156
Steven Haguewood avatar
Shared by: Steven Haguewood on Jul, 2011
Summary: We will be remembered for something, make it for your Christian walk.
based on 3 ratings
Views: 702
Bill Sullivan avatar
The Dreaded E-Word: Evangelism for the rest of us
Shared by: Bill Sullivan on Jan, 2011
Summary: we may not all be evangelists, but as followers of Christ, what we all are is witnesses.
based on 1 rating
Views: 468
Jerry Watts avatar
God’s Kind Of Church
Shared by: Jerry Watts on Nov, 2010
Summary: what kind of church would God design? How does it match up with the 21st Century, Americanized church? Give it some thought.
Isaac Butterworth avatar
Modeling Generosity
Shared by: Isaac Butterworth on Oct, 2010
Summary: How would we live differently if we believed someone were following our example?
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 527
Kenneth Sauer avatar
"There's Something Happening Here"
Shared by: Kenneth Sauer on Sep, 2010
Summary: When something is good and something is real, word gets around.
based on 1 rating
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 926
Obioha Uriel Amanze avatar
The Coming Wrath
Shared by: Obioha Uriel Amanze on Jul, 2010
Summary: Have you always wondered how destruction is going to come upon the world and whether you are on the right side? This will give you a good overview of what is coming and how you can fit in safely.
based on 2 ratings
Views: 673
John D Jones avatar
The Exemplary Church
Shared by: John D Jones on Jun, 2010
Summary: When we evaluate any church, we are actually evaluating the individuals who make up that church. We have heard it said numerous times, the local church is only as strong as its members. It is only as faithful as its members. The most revealing question fo
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,251
Shawn Rose avatar
Thank God for Committed Christians!
Shared by: Shawn Rose on Jun, 2010
Summary: Committed Christians receive the Gospel, become followers of Christ, serve as an example to others, and share the Word with those they meet.
based on 9 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 883
Larry Finley avatar
Living With Power
Shared by: Larry Finley on Mar, 2010
Summary: Christians are expected to have powerful lives.
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 598
David Cook avatar
Shared by: David Cook on Feb, 2010
Summary: We can be faithful in our worship unto Jesus because we've experienced His presence in our lives.
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 615
Paul Apple avatar
Godly Role Models: An Example Worth Following
Shared by: Paul Apple on Jan, 2010
Summary: Changed lives earn the reputation of being a model worth imitating.
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 5,466
Ken McKinley avatar
A True Work of God
Shared by: Ken McKinley on Jan, 2010
Summary: The first in a short series on 1st Thessalonians. This introductory sermon gives some background into the purpose of the epistle and talks about the true work of God in the Thessalonian Christians lives.
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,117
Clark Tanner avatar
"The Marks of the True Christian"
Shared by: Clark Tanner on Sep, 2009
Summary: There are some foundational characteristics that will manifest in every true believer. If they’re not there...
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Orthodox
Views: 10,262
Scott Kircher avatar
Christianity's Next Top Model
Shared by: Scott Kircher on Sep, 2009
Summary: Looks at what Paul tells the Thessalonians they are modeling and sees how we can apply that to our lives to be the model Christ wants us to be.
based on 11 ratings
Views: 1,289
Larry Wolfe avatar
The Wise Woman of God
Shared by: Larry Wolfe on Jul, 2009
Summary: A Biblical view of the woman’s role
based on 17 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 27,781