• 2 Peter 2:1-3 | Dangerous Doctrine – I Part

    Intro Vs. 1 Who is a false teacher Intro Peter wanted his readers to have confidence in the Word of God so that they would not be persuaded to follow after “new experiences” and “new information” in their hunger to…

  • Revelation 2:1-11 | Sweet and sour churches

    I. Intro II. Vs. 1-7 Desiring the desired One III. Vs. 8-11 Bitter blessings I. Intro These words of Jesus not only fit the time frame in which they were written but also different church ages, as well as different…

  • 2 Peter 1:19-21 | Prophetic Word Confirmed – I Part

    Intro Vs. 19 What is prophecy Intro When we understand the context of Peter’s 2nd letter, we can see why he wrote this exhortation to combat the “New Diet” on Gnostic teachings. Peter explained that any lack of “spiritual maturity”…

  • Revelation 1:9-20 | Turning to see the voice

    I. Intro II. Vs. 9-16 What John heard and saw III. Vs. 17-20 Let’s meet the author I. Intro In the first eight verses John introduced us to 7 specific things about the book: Purpose Origin Keys to understanding it…

  • 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…

  • Revelation 1:1-8 | The Unveiling of Jesus

    I. Intro II. Vs. 1-3 Purpose, origin, keys, and benefits of the book III. Vs. 4-8 Destination, dedication, and theme of the book I. Intro Over the centuries since John wrote this book of the things, which he heard, saw…

  • 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…

  • Malachi | Jesus the New Covenant

    Chapters 1:1-1:5 Chapters 1:6-3:15 Chapters 3:16-4:6 The book of Malachi was written almost 100 years after Haggai and Zechariah (the 1st and 2nd of the post-exile prophets). He writes during the seven year absence of Nehemiah who went back to…