• 2 Peter 1:16-18 | Ascent to Descend – Part II

    Intro Vs. 16 And we beheld His Glory Vs. 17-18 “Transfiguration” or “Renunciation” Intro Peter’s exhortation to this first century church was that their hunger to grow in Christ didn’t need to be fed through a “New Diet” on Gnostic…

  • 2 Peter 1:16-18 | Ascent to Descend – Part I

    Intro Vs. 16 And we beheld His Glory Vs. 17-18 “Transfiguration” or “Renunciation” Intro Peter’s exhortation to this first century church was that their hunger to grow in Christ didn’t need to be fed through a “New Diet” on Gnostic…

  • 2 Peter 1:12-15 | “Appropriators of truth”

    Intro Vs. 12 Appropriators Vs. 13-15 Stirring up our minds Intro Having concluded last week Peter’s reason for writing the letter in 1:5-11 we now move to the main body of teaching which will support the reason he wrote it. …

  • 2 Peter 1:8-11 | Faith’s motive

    Intro Vs. 8-11A finished faith Vs. 8 Not Idle Vs. 9 Not lacking application Vs. 11 Home at last Intro This morning we will conclude the reason Peter wrote this letter we call 2 Peter. In this letter Peter addressed…

  • 2 Peter 1:8-11 | “Blessed Assurance”

    Intro Vs. 8-10 These things Intro Peter’s words to the first century church of their resources and objectives of the Christian life was because these first century Christians were eager to grow in Christ that it made them susceptible to…

  • 2 Peter 1:5-7 | Giving all diligence

    Intro Vs. 5b Balanced faith Vs. 6-7 Five business attitudes towards our faith Intro Again, we take up chapter 1 verses 5-11 in what is the reason the Holy Spirit had Peter sit down to write this letter. In his…

  • 2 Peter 1:5 | “For this reason”

    Intro Vs. 5 Balance I. Intro We pick up our text in chapter 1 verses 5-11 in what would be the reason Peter sat down to write this letter. New Testament letters are NOT abstract art made up of disjointed…