He is Coming Again!. The Lord’s Promise to Return. Royce P. Bell v2 2005-1009 MV Church, SB 2003-1026 MV Church, SB. 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18.
The Lord’s Promise to Return
Royce P. Bell
v2 2005-1009 MV Church, SB2003-1026 MV Church, SB
13But we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve as do the rest who have no hope. 14For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who have fallen asleep in Jesus...
~1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Basis: “If we believe…even so…by the word of the Lord…” (vss. 14-15)
~ 1 Thessalonians 4:14
~ 1 Thessalonians 4:15
9These will pay the penalty of eternal destruction, away from the presence of the Lord and from the glory of His power, 10when He comes to be glorified in His saints on that day…”
~ 2 Thessalonians 1:9ff,note from v.7, cf Daniel 12:2
11Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness, 12looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God...”
~ 2 Peter 3:11-12
Are you ready for that day to come?