Bethany Church
Encouragement for These Days
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  • Bethany Church
    6601 Alderson St, Weston, WI 54476, USA
    Sunday 8:00 AM
Encouragement for These Days
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Paul knows that living is challenging! So, he gives us a host of truth to live on, and then finishes with a command.
1. Truth About Believers
a. 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
b. We know what happens in the end
c. We grieve
d. We have hope
e. Jesus died: defeating sin
f. Jesus rose again: defeating death
g. Jesus will return
h. Jesus will catch us up to himself (the dead first)
i. Believers will be with Him forever
j. Application: Believers have Hope

2. What believers do
a. 1 Thessalonians 4:18
b. Therefore
c. Encourage one another with these words
d. Application: Share the words of encouragement
Next Steps:
1. God has told us what we need to know
2. What God cares about is what we should care about
3. Encouragement is needed for these days


Verse of the Week: 1 Thessalonians 4:14, 18 For we believe that Jesus died and rose again, and so we believe that God will bring with Jesus those who have fallen asleep in him... Therefore encourage one another with these words.
News and Announcements
Don't Miss Out on Prayer! January Ministry of the Month: Overseers and Prayer

We're almost out of Prayer Books! Did you get yours?
If you still want one, please contact us so we can order more!

Today, January 29-Annual Meeting, 11:30 AM

Our Refugee Family needs help PAINTING, Sunday, Jan. 29 after 1 pm, and MOVING on Monday, Jan. 30. Please contact Pastor Joe if you can help. Watch a video featuring our Refugee Family HERE!
If you would like to be baptized on Sunday, Feb. 12, please contact Pastor Joe.

There is a Ukrainian family already in the Wausau area that could use a support team like we did for the Alizada family-- If anyone is interested in helping them, please contact Pastor Joe!