Bible: 1 Thessalonians 1:5-7

1:5 in that 1  our gospel did not come to you merely in words, 2  but in power and in the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction (surely you recall the character we displayed when we came among you to help you). 3 

1:6 And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, when you received 4  the message with joy that comes from the Holy Spirit, despite great affliction. 1:7 As a result you became an example 5  to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia.

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