Tipp City Global Methodist Church
Investing in the Coming Kingdom: The Christian's Alternative Lifestyle
Following God requires a discipline of heart, mind and strength. Because we think no one is really watching, we can tend to live in any way that feels good. This week's sermon will offer 5 reasons why it's important to live a higher standard in regard to sexual purity.
Locations & Times
  • Tipp City Global Methodist Church
    8 W Main St, Tipp City, OH 45371, USA
    Sunday 9:00 AM, Sunday 10:30 AM
Investing in the Coming Kingdom
The Christian’s Alternative Lifestyle
November 19, 2023 – Dan Glover – 1 Thess. 4:1-8
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“…that each of you should learn to control your own body in a way that is holy and honorable…” 1 Thessalonians 4:4
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“…not in passionate lust like the pagans, who do not know God…” 1 Thessalonians 4:5
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“…and that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister.” 1 Thessalonians 4:6a
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“The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before. For God did not call us to be impure, but to live a holy life.” 1 Thessalonians 4: 6b-7
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“Therefore, anyone who rejects this instruction does not reject a human being but God, the very God who gives you his Holy Spirit.” 1 Thessalonians 4:8
Discussion Questions
1. How would you describe the difference between falling into sexual immorality and endorsing sexual immorality?

2. Of the 5 reasons to hold a higher standard, in regard to sexual purity, which makes the most impact on you in this season of life?

3. Read 1 Thessalonians 4:9-10 in preparation for next week’s sermon.