Caught Up In Him: Rescued from Wrath

1 Thessalonians 4:13-5:28

“For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.”

                     1Thessalonians 4:16

Main Idea: Jesus values you, will remember you and will rescue you from the coming wrath.

 

  • The Lord will remember the faithful who have passed as well as those who are living and will gather us up in the air prior to his coming wrath.                 1 Thess 4:13-18

 

  • Believers should live alert to the possibility of the Lord’s return at any time.                                  1 Thess 5:1-11

 

  • As God’s family we should live in peace with one another by:                                                          1 Thess 5:12-28

 

ü  Admonishing the unruly

ü  Encouraging the burdened

ü  Supporting those who are worn out

ü  Giving an abundance of patience

ü  Refusing retaliation

 

Application: 

  • § Do you live as if you are in control of your own future?

 

  • § Have you trusted Christ for the forgiveness of your sin and to deliver you from the coming judgement?

 

  • § Are you living well now with those whom you will live with in eternity?