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August 23, 2020 Sermon Notes

“The Encouragement of Our Salvation”

1 Thessalonians 5:8-1

 
“Put on a helmet of the hope of our salvation” (1 Thess. 5:8, CSB).
 
 
“Therefore, encourage one another and build each other up” (1 Thess. 5:11, CSB).
 
 
“But since we belong to the day, let us be self-controlled and put on the armor of faith and love, and a helmet of the hope of salvation. For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us, so that whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him. Therefore encourage one another and build each other up as you are already doing” (1 Thess. 5:8-11, CSB).
 
  1. Our salvation is based on God’s purpose (v. 9).

 

“For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ ….” (1 Thess. 5:9, CSB).

 
  1. Our salvation is based on God’s provision through the death of our Lord Jesus Christ (vv. 9b-10a).

 

Salvation is “through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us” (1 Thess. 5:9b-10a, CSB).

 
  1. Our salvation is based on God’s promise of eternal life (v. 10b).

 

“…so that whether we are awake or asleep, we will live together with Him”

(1 Thess. 5:10b, CSB).

 
  1. We should encourage and build up one another with the wonderful truth of salvation (v. 11).
 
“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up as you are already doing”
(1 Thess. 5:11, CSB).

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