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Part 1 of our study of Revelation

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  2. 2. Revelation 2:1-29<br />7 Stars<br />-Pastor-<br />“In His right Hand”<br />7 Lamp stands<br />-Church-<br />“golden”<br />
  3. 3. Revelation 2:1-29<br />7 Churches<br />5 had Warnings<br />2 had all Praise<br />1 had no Praise at all!<br />Tonight we deal with first 4<br />
  4. 4. Revelation 2:1-29<br />EPHESUS<br />GOOD BAD<br />Labor Left 1st Love<br />Patience<br />Don’t put up with evil<br />Test those that say they are apostles<br />Persevered<br />Haven’t become weary<br />
  5. 5. Revelation 2:1-29<br />SMYRNA<br />GOOD BAD<br />Works (Nothing)!!!!<br />Poor (But are rich)<br />Encouragement not to fear persecution<br />
  6. 6. Revelation 2:1-29<br />PERGAMOS<br />GOOD BAD<br />Works Put up with doctrine of Balaam<br />Where they dwell -ate things offered to<br />Did not deny Faith idols<br /> -committed sexual <br /> immorality<br /> Doctrine of Nicolaitans<br />
  7. 7. Revelation 2:1-29<br />THYATIRA<br />GOOD BAD<br />Works Allowed false teaching<br />Love Committed Sexual immorality<br />Service Ate things sacrificed to idols<br />Faith Allowed another generation to <br />Patience be born into false teach<br />Last works better than first<br />
  8. 8. Revelation 2:1-29<br />“I Know”<br />What things would God commend us for?<br />What things would He correct us for?<br />
  9. 9. Revelation 2:1-29<br />Antidote to Unfaithfulness and Hypocrisy<br />I John 2:15-17<br />15 Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. 16 For everything in the world--the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and does--comes not from the Father but from the world. 17 The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever.<br />
  10. 10. Revelation 2:1-29<br />Would he commend us for perseverence?<br />