Title:  ‘A portrait of a faithful servant of the Gospel’

Text:  1 Thessalonians 2 v 1 ‐ 16


In 1 Thessalonians 2:1‐16, we learn that a faithful servant of the Gospel is….


1. Bold in declaring the Gospel (vv.1‐2)


2. Pure in ministry motives and methods (vv.3‐5)


3. Seeking God’s glory and not people’s praise (v.6)


4. Gentle and loving to the brethren like a mother (vv.7‐8)


5. Hard‐working and above reproach (vv.9‐10)


6. Encouraging and nurturing their brethren like a father (vv.11‐12)


7. Thanking God constantly for His power at work in us (vv.13‐16)