"/"+EXvsrv+".g?login="+EXlogin+"&", Back in Job, Satan accused Job before God saying that he only served God because it was beneficial for him to do so. 40. They opened their treasure boxes and gave him gifts of gold, frankincense, 17 and myrrh. 10 When they saw the star they shouted joyfully. Do not get together with others and then complain about your group or your children. Over 50,000 words of in depth discovery questions, teaching points, and applications cover each chapter in 23 lessons. 6 He will encourage fathers and their children to return to me, 10 so that I will not come and strike the earth with judgment.” 11. "Grace unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." Jesus said that there the worm does not die and the fire is not quenched, showing the eternal nature of this punishment. How can you live your life more worthily? Father, (Heavenly) Father, ancestor, elder, senior. 7 Then Herod 11 privately summoned the wise men and determined from them when the star had appeared. But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication, You will trample on the wicked, for they will be like ashes under the soles of your feet on the day which I am preparing,” says the. He wanted to make sure they were not like the plant which grows up from the seed on the rocky soil, which would wither and fade away after facing persecution. If Bill Gates pays off your billion dollar debt even though you are a drunk and gambling addict you are not worthy of that. 16 When Herod 26 saw that he had been tricked by the wise men, he became enraged. There is no silver lining. Could Paul truthfully say, “the love of each one of you grows ever greater?” Is your love growing ever greater? Logos.ReferenceTagging.lbsNoSearchTagNames = [ "h1", "h2", "h3" ]; For we saw his star when it rose 6 and have come to worship him.” 3 When King Herod 7 heard this he was alarmed, and all Jerusalem with him. Unto the Church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: grace unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. But Paul didn’t fall into the trap of negativity. The first is punishment for those who have mistreated the Thessalonians (or other believers). The Thessalonians would not face this persecution forever. Activity: Now is a good time to perform a routine evaluation on your love for others. EXd=document;EXw?"":EXw="na";EXb? 5. In, on, among. This is the natural progression of genuine faith. At the appropriate time, God would give them relief. This is an important lesson whether you are a pastor, small group leader, husband/wife, or parent.