Explore the Bible Teacher Helps

Fall 2001
1 & 2 Thessalonians

These helps are provided as a service of Founders Ministries to teachers who use the LifeWay Explore the Bible Sunday School curriculum. They are written by Mike Calvert, Associate Pastor of Discipleship at First Baptist Church Sweetwater of Longwood, Florida.

Outlines are scheduled to be available each week by Wednesday afternoon before the corresponding Sunday.

UNIT 1: PORTRAYING THE FAITH (1 THESS. 1:1-3:13)

  1. Exemplary Believers (1 Thess. 1:1-10) (Sept. 2)
  2. Effective Witnesses (1 Thess. 2:1-12) (Sept. 9)
  3. Faithful Servants (1 Thess. 2:13-16) (Sept. 16)
  4. Concerned Friends (1 Thess. 2:17-3:5) (Sept. 23)
  5. Inspirational Christians (1 Thess. 3:6-13) (Sept. 30)

UNIT 2: PRACTICING THE FAITH (1 THESS. 4:1-5:28)

  1. Purpose in Life (1 Thess. 4:1-12) (Oct. 7)
  2. Hope in the Midst of Grief (1 Thess. 4:13-18) (Oct. 14)
  3. Alert in Spirit (1 Thess. 5:1-11) (Oct. 21)
  4. Guidance in Godliness (1 Thess. 5:12-28) (Oct. 28)

UNIT 3: PROVING THE FAITH (2 THESS. 1:1-3:18)

  1. Trust God (2 Thess. 1:1-12) (Nov. 4)
  2. Maintain Confidence (2 Thess. 2:1-12) (Nov. 11)
  3. Stand Firm (2 Thess. 2:13-3:5) (Nov. 18)
  4. Work Responsibly (2 Thess. 3:6-18) (Nov. 25)
Related Links

LifeWay: Teacher -- EXTRA

Spurgeon Sermons on 1 Thessalonians

Spurgeon Sermons on 2 Thessalonians

John Piper's Sermons on 1 and 2 Thessalonians

Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible: 1 Thessalonians

Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible: 2 Thessalonians

John Calvin's Commentary on 1 Thessalonians

John Calvin's Commentary on 2 Thessalonians

 

 

 

Founders Journal

Ready for Reformation?

Issue 44

Spring 2001

Contents


[Inside Cover]

Retracing Our Steps
Tom Nettles

Ready for Reformation?
Tom Nettles

John Spilsbury and His Confession
Tom Nettles

Shubal Stearns and the Separate Baptist Tradition
Josh Powell

A Prayer for Passion

                                                                      




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