What is Salvation? The only way people will not be judged and punished by God is if they can be rescued. This is called “salvation”. What do people need to be rescued from? All people need to be rescued from God’s punishment and from their own sin.
Why are People Sinners? After God made man and woman, they disobeyed Him. Even though God was very good to them, they were not grateful. They ate the fruit that God said they couldn’t eat (Gen. 3:6). After they disobeyed God, they changed from being holy and happy to being sinful and sad. This leaves … More Theology for Kids: Why are People Sinners?
2 Peter 2 is like a crime scene. We learn about the invasion of false teachers into the church. We saw the impact they have, and finally we learn about their future indictment and incarceration. This last section of chapter 2 is the most wanted poster that describes these invaders. It describes for us what … More Wanted: The Profile of False Teachers (2 Peter 2:10b-22)
How many times have you disobeyed the Lord and not received what you deserved? I am sure that if we all think long and hard, we will be amazed that we are still here! Why is that? God is merciful and gracious. There are many things that we have done that removed us from the pathway … More Down, But Not Out (Jonah 1:17-2:10)
This chapter brings the section on the sovereignty of God and righteousness (9-11) to an end. Israel’s present rejection has opened a door to a large number of Gentiles coming to saving faith in Jesus Christ. Though Israel as a whole has rejected the gospel of Christ, this does not mean that God is finished … More Israel’s Future Salvation (Romans 11)