The Antidote to Weak-Sauce Evangelism: The Soil Bold Witness Grows In (2/3/19)

Sermon text: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-7a

Sermon outline:

I. LIVING IN LIGHT OF A GRANDER STORY (v. 1-2)

  1. Recognize what has lasting value and calls for the investment of your life

  2. No longer see yourself as a victim of circumstances

  3. Remember you’re entrusted with the best and most important news ever

II. LOOKING FORWARD TO A GREATER GLORY (v. 3-7a)

  1. Speak with confidence that comes from a true and pure exhortation

  2. See your position as given and directed by God

  3. Pursue the Greater Glory of God, not lesser, fleeting, idolatrous glories

Kevin Rutledge