Excell Still More 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12July 26, 2020
Practicing What We Preach
verse 9 Now as to the love of the brethren, you have no need for anyone to write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another;
verse ten: for indeed you do it
But we urge you, brethren, to still more,
Story # 1 : Bridger Walker saved his sister
When the moment came to EXPRESS HIS LOVE THROUGH Sacrificing himself he was doing what he had learned!
WHEN ASKED: Why did you step in front of that dog?
Answer: “Because if someone had to die I thought it should be me.”
Story # 2: 2 Chronicles 29 Hezekiah Had it in His Heart to Honor God
Loving God and Loving others enough to Lead them to worship!
2 Chronicles 29:5 “Consecrate yourselves now, and consecrate the house of the Lord …
The sin offering was one of confession, The Burnt offering was one of self dedication, The Thank offering was one for sharing. All together they brought revival and rejoicing!
Story #3: Revival In the Streets of Minneapolis
W of God is happening right on street where George Floyd was killed.
The is being preached to thousands!
Hundreds of people are responding to the Gospel of
People are being healed, filled with Hope, Lives are being changed, and people are being by the Power of Jesus on the streets of Minneapolis!
1 Thess. 4:10-12 … excel still more, and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life
and attend to your own business
and work with your hands, just as we commanded you,
so that you will behave properly toward outsiders
and not be in any need.