Foundations of a Flourishing Church: Now Concerning Brotherly Love
Bible Verses1 Thessalonians 4:9-12
February 21, 2021
In our text, Paul addresses a troubling attitude developing among a minority of believers in the Thessalonian church. While they had a strong reputation for brotherly love, some among them were selfishly exploiting kindness and embracing idleness. From this brief passage, we can identify three practical principles concerning the brotherly love that ought to flourish in the church.