The command to be an encourager is found throughout the Bible.
In 1 Thessalonians 5:11-23, the Apostle Paul gives the following 16 examples of how we can be an encourager.
1. BUILD EACH OTHER UP
1 Thessalonians 5:11 (NIV) says “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” Example: Point Out To Someone A Quality You Appreciate In Him Or Her.
2. RESPECT LEADERS
1 Thessalonians 5:12 (NIV) says “Now we ask you, brothers and sisters, to acknowledge those who work hard among you, who care for you in the Lord and who admonish you.” Example: Look For Ways To Cooperate And Help.