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About sjbjburke

I am an evangelist that enjoys Bible study and I look forward to posting outlines and receiving helpful comments. My wife and I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary in 2010 and we enjoy serving the Lord together.

Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message 18 – Conclusion

First Thessalonians Message 18 – Conclusion 1 Thessalonians 5:24-26 Faithful is he that calleth you, who also will do it. Brethren, pray for us. Greet all the brethren with an holy kiss. We recently were visiting with friends and the … Continue reading

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Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message Seventeen

First Thessalonians Message Seventeen 1 Thessalonians 5:23 And the very God of peace sanctify you wholly; and I pray God your whole spirit and soul and body be preserved blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Lord … Continue reading

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Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message Sixteen

1 Thessalonians 5:23 And the very God of peace sanctify you wholly; and I pray God your whole spirit and soul and body be preserved blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. We often hear God characterized by … Continue reading

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The Just and Upright Man is Laughed to Scorn

Job 12:4 “… the just upright man is laughed to scorn.” In the 1931 film produced in Hollywood, The Public Enemy, James Cagney smashed a half of a grapefruit into the face of Mae Clark. Hollywood has directed Cary Grant … Continue reading

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Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message Fifteen

First Thessalonians 5:22 In the previous message we noted Paul’s threefold exhortation to the church – 1 Thessalonians 5:20-21 Despise not prophesyings. Prove all things; hold fast that which is good. A. Respect the Word. “…despise not prophesyings.” B. Review … Continue reading

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Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message Fourteen

First Thessalonians Message Fourteen 1 Thessalonians 5:19-21 Quench not the Spirit. Despise not prophesyings. Prove all things; hold fast that which is good. Christians have a unique relationship with the Holy Spirit and we are commanded to be very careful … Continue reading

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Preaching Outline First Thessalonians Message Thirteen

1 Thessalonians 5:17-18 Pray without ceasing. In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. I. Prayer. “Pray without ceasing” We are to have times of private prayer and public prayer. We … Continue reading

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