Beware God’s Wrath! * Pastor Jerry Ghirardo * 08/04/2019

Beware God’s Wrath!

August 4th, 2019 

2 Thessalonians 1:8-10

Verse of the Week 

8 “He will punish those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.”

~ 2 Thessalonians 1:8

1.    The Lord will punish those who do not know God with an EVERLASTING PUNISHMENT.

2 Thessalonians 1:8 – “He will punish those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.”

2 Thessalonians 1:9 – “They will be punished with everlasting destruction and shut out from the presence of the Lord and from the glory of his might…”

2 Peter 2:4-9 – “For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but sent them to hell, putting them into gloomy dungeons to be held for judgment… then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials and to hold the unrighteous for punishment on the day of judgment.”

 

2.    The punishment is reserved for the DAY OF JUDGMENT.

2 Thessalonians 1:9-10 – “…And shut out from the presence of the Lord… on the day he comes to be glorified in his holy people and to be marveled at among all those who have believed.  This includes you, because you believed our testimony to you.”

Acts 17:31 – “For he has set a day when he will judge the world with justice by the man he has appointed.  He has given proof of this to everyone by raising him from the dead.” 

Revelation 20:11-15 – “Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it… the dead were judged according to what they had done as recorded in the books… Anyone whose name was not found written in the book of life was thrown into the lake of fire.”