The Relationships in a Healthy Church – 1 Thessalonians 5:12-15

The Relationships in a Healthy Church – 1 Thessalonians 5:12-15

Thursday Night Study – 7/2/2015

Pastor Bryan Parish

“The Relationships in a Healthy Church”

  1. Attitudes Toward the Leadership 5:12-13
    1. Recognize (5:12a)
    2. Receive (5:12b)
      1. Receive Their Labor
      2. Receive Their Authority
      3. Receive Their Correction
    3. Respect (5:13a)
    4. Reunite (5:13b)
  2. Attitudes Amongst the Laity 5:14-15
    1. Warning the Unruly (5:14a)
    2. Comforting the Fainthearted (5:14b)
    3. Upholding the Weak (5:14c)
    4. Being Patient to All (5:14d)
    5. Forgiving the Evil (5:15)

“And we urge you, brethren, to recognize those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord and admonish you, and to esteem them very highly in love for their work’s sake. Be at peace among yourselves.

Now we exhort you, brethren, warn those who are unruly, comfort the fainthearted, uphold the weak, be patient with all. See that no one renders evil for evil to anyone, but always pursue what is good both for yourselves and for all.”

(1 Thessalonians 5:12–15 NKJV)

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