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The End of 2 Peter

2 Peter 3:17 17 Therefore, dear friends, since you have been forewarned, be on your guard so that you may not be carried away by the error of the lawless and fall from your secure position.18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both [...]

Ignorant and Unstable

2 Peter 3:15 15 Bear in mind that our Lord’s patience means salvation, just as our dear brother Paul also wrote you with the wisdom that God gave him.16 He writes the same way in all his letters, speaking in them of these matters. His letters contain some things that are hard to understand, which [...]

Be about your Fathers Business.

2 Peter 3:10 10 But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will vanish (pass away) with a thunderous crash, and the [material] elements [of the universe] will be dissolved with fire, and the earth and the works that are upon it will be burned up. ______ Back [...]

Hasten the Day

2 Peter 3:8 8 Nevertheless, do not let this one fact escape you, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years and a thousand years as one day. 9 The Lord does not delay and is not tardy or slow about what He promises, according to some people’s conception of slowness, but He is [...]

The doubt that tries to creep in….

2 Peter 3:3 3 To begin with, you must know and understand this, that scoffers (mockers) will come in the last days with scoffing, [people who] walk after their own fleshly desires4 And say, Where is the promise of His coming? For since the forefathers fell asleep, all things have continued exactly as they did from [...]

Vomit IS in the bible.

2 Peter 2:21 21 It would have been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than to have known it and then to turn their backs on the sacred command that was passed on to them. 22 Of them the proverbs are true: “A dog returns to its vomit,”and, “A sow [...]

Slaves

2 Peter 2:19 19 They promise them freedom, while they themselves are slaves of depravity–for a man is a slave to whatever has mastered him. __ When i read this, i think about addiction. You are controlled by whatever urge you are addicted to. Do not allow anything to master you accept Christ the Lord. [...]

This ain’t no Shrek adventure

2 Peter 2:15 15 They have left the straight way and wandered off to follow the way of Balaam son of Beor, who loved the wages of wickedness. 16 But he was rebuked for his wrongdoing by a donkey–a beast without speech–who spoke with a man’s voice and restrained the prophet’s madness. ____ Balaam loved [...]

Spreading More Lies

2 Peter 2:3 3 In their greed these teachers will exploit you with stories they have made up. Their condemnation has long been hanging over them, and their destruction has not been sleeping. ___ All about money. Money is the ROOT of all evil. Instead of spreading the truth, they spread lies. And like verse [...]

Fight Lies With the Truth

2 Peter 2:1 1 But there were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the sovereign Lord who bought them–bringing swift destruction on themselves.2 Many will follow their shameful ways and will bring the way of truth into disrepute. [...]