As we come to the end of our series in 2 Peter, Peter provides his readers with some final principles as they respond to the reality of Christ’s return. This passage (3:14-18) gives us an overview of the repeated actions that ought to characterise the Christian life. These actions are delightful duties. They are, diligence, … More The Return of the King Pt. 3 (2 Peter 3:14-18)
In the passage before us, Peter is not outlining everything that will happen when the Lord returns. He is simply proving us with the reality of His return, His retribution and His rule. In this passage we will learn that the Lord is going to return and that the believer has a present responsibility while … More The Return of the King Pt. 2 (2 Peter 3:10-13)
Romans 13 provides practical commands concerning the believer’s responsibility to the governing authorities (13:1-7), to the Law of God (13:8-10), and in light of the Second Coming of Christ (13:11-14). This can be summarised by three key words: submission, service, and salvation.
In this chapter Paul responds to two objections that are raised. Paul responds to both of them by saying “By no means!” (6:1 and 6:15). The first objection is raised in verse 1 and is then answered in detail in verses 2-14. The second is raised in verse 15, and it is answered in verses … More The New Master (Romans 6:1-23)
Here are two undeniable things in the life of God’s people: 1. As God’s people we are limited and weak and therefore we often fail in walking in obedience. 2. The Lord Jesus Christ loves His people and therefore He cares and is concerned for them.