No other book of the Bible gives a clearer sequence and detail of the events surrounding the glorious return of Jesus Christ than the two letters Paul writes to a young church at Thessalonica (Greece) who fear that they will be left behind when that great day comes.
Be Ready21/12/2014 Duration: 40min
In the final lesson on this series Mike summarizes the Apostle Paul's arguments on being ready for Jesus' sure return.
The Judgement Day10/12/2014 Duration: 42min
This lesson reviews Jesus' teaching about His return in Matthew 24-25 in order to complement the instructions that Paul provides the Thessalonians on this same subject.
What is the Deluding Influence?04/12/2014 Duration: 39min
This lesson examines the nature of God's will and how it accommodates man's will in relationship to his ability to choose or reject salvation.
Who is the Man of Lawlessness?30/11/2014 Duration: 42min
This lesson examines the various theories put forth to explain the identity of the "Man of Lawlessness" Paul refers to in this epistle.
Events Before the Last Day23/11/2014 Duration: 40min
Paul continues teaching this young church about the events that must occur before Jesus' second coming.
Intro to II Thessalonians21/11/2014 Duration: 41min
In his second letter to this church, Paul continues to encourage and praise them for their faithfulness and provides even more teaching about the second coming of Christ.
8 Ways To Be Ready09/11/2014 Duration: 38min
In the final section of his letter to the Thessalonians Paul outlines eight ways to prepare for the sure return of Jesus Christ.
Preparing for the End02/11/2014 Duration: 36min
In this lesson, Paul outlines the actual order of events that will take place when Jesus returns.
True Churches26/10/2014 Duration: 37min
After having laid out the necessary credentials for recognizing true ministers of the gospel, Paul does the same for true churches.
True Ministers19/10/2014 Duration: 34min
In this lesson, Paul defends against attacks by the false teachers in the Thessalonian church by listing the credentials that identify true ministers of God's word in every age.
Genuine Conversion09/10/2014 Duration: 34min
In the opening section of his letter Paul, the Apostle, describes the attributes that reveal a genuine conversion to Christ.
Introduction to I & II Thessalonians09/10/2014 Duration: 32min
This first lesson will review the history of the city of Thessalonica as well as the circumstances surrounding the writing of these two epistles (letters).