Sermon Notes

Follow along with the sermon and take notes, July 5th

The Helmet of Hope

Pastor Mark Willey

1st Thessalonians 5:8

“… . and the hope of salvation as a helmet”

1.Characteristics of the Helmet of Hope


A.It protects your head


B.It points your thinking toward God


C.It points your thinking toward heaven 

2. Benefits of the Helmet of Hope


A.It gives energy to our lives


B.It frees us from the pull of the world


C.It empowers us to be able to endure suffering 

3. Employment of the Helmet of Hope


1. Meditate on God’s Word 

2. Use “Breath Prayers” of Scripture 

3. Recall past mercies of God 

4. Have a living theology of heaven!!!! This is not your home! 

5. Get rest and solitude

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