December 1-10, 2017

God's Promises for You
The Books of Thessalonians 
December 1, 2017
1 Thessalonians 1:2 - 4 (NKJV)
We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers, remembering without ceasing your work of faith, labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father, knowing, beloved brethren, your election by God.
Choose to believe in Jesus and let your life be evidence of your choice
December 2, 2017
1 Thessalonians 1:5 (NKJV)
For our gospel did not come to you in word only, but in power, and in the Holy Spirit
Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us (Ephesians 3:20)
December 3, 2017
1 Thessalonians 2:13 (NKJV)
For this reason we also thank God without ceasing, because when you received the word of God which you heard from us, you welcomed it not as the word of men, but as it is truth, the word of God
"I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me" the words of Jesus (John 14:6)
December 4, 2017
1 Thessalonians 3:12 (NKJV)
And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love to one another and to all, just as we do to you
"A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another" the words of Jesus (John 13:34)
December 5, 2017
1 Thessalonians 5:16, 17 & 18(NKJV)
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! (Philippians 4:5)
December 6, 2017
1 Thessalonians 5:23 (NKJV)
Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you completely; and may your whole spirit, soul and body be preserved blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ
Now to Him who is able to keep you from stumbling, and to present you faultless before the presence of His glory with exceeding joy (Jude 24)
December 7, 2017
2 Thessalonians 1:11 (NKJV)
Therefore we also pray for you that our God would count you worthy of his calling, and fulfill all the good pleasure of His goodness and the work of faith with power
That you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing Him, being fruitful in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God (Colossians 1:10)
December 8, 2017
2 Thessalonians  2:13 & 14 (NKJV)
But we are bound to give thanks to God always for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God from the beginning chose you for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and belief in the truth, to which He called you by our gospel, for the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ
Just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love (Ephesians 1:4)
December 9, 2017
2 Thessalonians 2:16 & 17 (NKJV)
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and our God and Father, who has loved us and given us everlasting consolation and good hope by grace, comfort your hearts and establish you in every good word and work
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulations, that we may be able to comfort those who are in trouble,with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God (2 Corinthians 1:3 & 4)
December 10, 2017
2 Thessalonians 3:16 (NKJV)
Now may the Lord of peace Himself give you peace always in every way. The Lord be with you all.
These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world. (John 16:33) The words of Jesus - We have peace because He overcomes and because He overcomes we overcome
Abba, Father with thankful hearts we lift our hands and forever sing Your praise, You loved us and gave us Jesus and Him we will follow completely focused on Your forever promise that we will always be together, Your family; it is in the name of our Lord and our Savior Christ Jesus that we rejoice and pray. Amen.