Powered by 4 - June 23, 2012

 

God Pleaser

today's reading.
1 Thessalonians 4:1-12    Finally, then, brothers, we ask and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God, just as you are doing, that you do so more and more...

the blog.
Paul very directly lays out for us how to live a life that is pleasing to God in the first 12 verses of 1 Thessalonians 4. So for a little reinforcement, I thought it would be a good exercise to look for, and make a list of, all the things we should do, or shouldn't do, that please God. Just complete the sentence below with something you saw from 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12. I'll get us started. Then it's your turn.

A life pleasing to God means _________________. 

Tami's response: A life pleasing to God means showing love to others.

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