MAKE YOUR LOVE INCREASE AND OVERFLOW
1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:13 Key Verse: 3:12
“May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as our does for you.”
1. Read 2:17-20. How were they separated in person (2:17, Acts 17:10)? Why did they want to come and see them (2:19-20; 3:10)? How did they try to come but could not?
2. Read 3:1-5. Why did he go to Athens (Acts 17:14-15)? Why did he send Timothy? What are they destined for (3)? What did they keep on telling Thessalonian Christians (4)? What did he want to find out and why (5)?
3. Read 3:6-10. What news did Timothy bring about Thessalonian Christians? What affection did they have toward each other? By what were they encouraged (7-8)? What was their thankful topic?
4. Read 3:11-13. What were the prayer topics? How could their love toward each other and overflow? Why did they pray for their hearts to be strengthened?