Another group of Theologically Lazy Christ followers

I was thinking about how Paul had to write to the Thessalonians to encourage them to stop being “lazy” because they were anticipating the return of Christ/rapture of the Church. The Thessalonians had in effect allowed their Theology to lead them into disobedience. They believed that Jesus Christ would return for His Church before He brought judgment on the unbelieving world, so they would sit around and wait for Him to do it. This led to them being completely stagnant and ineffective in their living for God. They were lazy because of their theology (at least their incorrect understanding of the rapture – what to do while waiting for it).
Today, Christ followers who believe that Jesus Christ will return for His Church before the literal 7 year tribulation period (dispensationalists), have become lazy also. But, they have become lazy for a different reason than the Thessalonians, they are not waiting around for Jesus to return to rapture His Church. They are waiting around doing nothing, because no matter how they live, they are going to heaven! This is shameful on the part of all of us as Christ followers. We should not be living for ourselves because we are not going to face the judgment of hell! In fact, we should be living for God because we are not going to face the judgment of hell! The Word of God says that we were bought with a price, therefore glorify God in your bodies. Elsewhere it says, Jesus Christ died for all so that they who live will no longer live for themselves, but for Him who died and rose again on their behalf.
It seems as though our Theology has led us to become lazy. Very sad.

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