If youve benefited from our resources, would you consider giving back to help us continue helping men, women and children as they find their place in gods story. After clicking register, you will receive an email with a link to verify your account and to complete your registration. Overview of 2 peter including detailed outline and chaptersection summaries james van dine. When we come to 2 peter, we come to the most challenged book of scripture. Already the author is thinking of the doubts about the parousia. They will secretly introduce destructive heresies that even deny the master who bought them, bringing swift destruction on themselves. This description implies that christians are but strangers, foreigners, sojourning in a land not their own, and scattered about like seed b. There arent too many things in this world that you can actually count on. The second epistle of peter chapter two objectives in studying this chapter 1 to examine peters detailed description of false teachers 2 to be aware of their techniques in leading others astray, and their sad end 3 to ascertain whether or not these false teachers had ever been true christians summary one of the themes of peters second. The term can also refer in a spiritual sense to people to whom heaven is their real country and they sojourn on earth compare hebrews 11. We love creating practical, discipleship resources to help you know and love god more. Most people in the world have no experience of lasting joy in their lives.
In chapter two, he talks about what god says about us. Holiness some will argue that holiness is not important, but i submit that if it is in the bible it is important. Suffering and the second coming of christ, chapter 5 a. Study the bible online using commentary on 1 peter 2 and more. Sermons on 1 peter first presbyterian church, jackson. But often, as time goes on, the enthusiasm to grow begins to fade.
The paperback bible presents the bible by the book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Produces obedience to the will of god,chapter 4 iv. Second peter is a last attempt to help the global church by reminding them of the truth. Quick as a flash he said, im twelve, going on thirteen, soon be fourteen. Peter knew that the truth of gods word and the false doctrines of the heretics simply could not coexist. This is quite an attractive hypotheses, and gives an excellent rapport between chapter 1 and 3 while recognizing the individuality of. You shall be a kingdom of priests and a holy nation. We want to join together with pastors and christian workers to equip the church in china, broadcasting translated sermons, providing ministry resources for. The newest update to the mychurch for sermonaudio app now includes native support for live audio and video webcasts. Peter explains several things that christians will need to remember after hes gone. The prospects for peace in the world are about as distant as they have ever been. David guzik study guide for 2 peter 1 a new version of this page can be found here the sure christian life. That emphasis on rebirth lays the foundation for his comments in chapter two about their being newborn babies who need the pure milk of the word 2. What words or phrases occur over and over throughout the book.
As believers in jesus christ, he informs us of who we are. We settle into a humdrum routine and grow spiritually complacent. This emphasis on purity recurs in chapter 2 with the call to long for the pure milk of the word 2. We know that growth is important, and we know that it is the normal result of life. Reading studying the holy scriptures then is more than head knowledge. But he surrounds that in chapter 1 and in chapter 3 with a discussion of. Pilgrims of the dispersion, elect, obedient children 2 to reflect upon the salvation, inheritance, and grace to come at the revelation of jesus christ 3 to note how we have been served by. Preachers, churches and ministries are continually straying away from the lord and causing. An encouragement to know god and what he has done for us. David guzik commentary on 2 peter 1, where peter encourages the followers to know god and what he has done for the believer.
Sermons from first peter 6 the elect of god 1 peter 1. How does the introduction to peters letter help you appreciate the three persons of god. Sin and suffering, holiness and joythese seem to be the words which measure all moral development, and describe all moral conditions. When you read the epistle of jude, you will find him using similar language. Every argument which can be applied against the ultimate punishment of men applies with equal force against the punishment of the sinful angels. Please use these sermons as the lord leads, but nothing on this site may be used for profit without my expressed, written permission. Articles sermons topics books podcasts features about donate. The giving of that name leads us to recollect 1 what is recalled to him of his former life. In this lesson we shall consider the first three verses of this chapter, in which we. Simon peter, a bondservant and apostle of jesus christ, to those who have obtained like precious faith with us by the righteousness of our god and savior jesus christ.
To distinguish it from peters first epistle, it was given the greek title petrou b, or 2 peter. If there is any book of disputed position in the holy scriptures, this is it. Read 1 peter 2 commentary using matthew henry commentary on the whole bible complete. If you found yourself lacking in 1 or 2, or in all 7, then the place to deal. For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all continues just as it was from the beginning of creation 2 pet. Lloydjones preached these twentyfive sermons on 2 peter, collected in expository sermons on 2 peter, october 19461947 comparatively few saw their farreaching significance. The excellence of a knife is to cut, of a horse to run michael green, the second epistle of peter and the epistle of jude eerdmans, p. We live in a world where great emphasis is placed on intelligence, wealth, and looks.
This outline of 2 peter is intended to assist you as you endeavor to study gods holy word his letter to you. Christs suffering preached by the spirit in noahs day, vv. Perseverance depends on us working with god, the challenge is to be faithful. This sermon is a highlevel sprint through 2 peter 1. It was used to denote the proper fulfillment of anything. I encourage you to crease your bible open to this little book because were going to be here for several months. John gills exposition of the bible he preached in the same church as c.
Yet most people today have never heard of john gill. What we have seen of them suggests that their moral history strongly resembles our own. The late ray stedman told of asking a boy how old he was. Introduction when peter wrote his second letter it was just prior to his death in rome at the hands of emperor nero. Why does peter emphasize christian knowledge in this letter. Repetition is a key to the ideas a writer considers most important. Find top church sermons, illustrations, and powerpoints for preaching on 1 peter 2. The minister of westminster chapel, london, was proposing to rebuild a congregation on lines strangely unfamiliar in postwar britain. True and false prophecy click chart to enlarge chart from jensens survey of the nt used by permission charles swindolls chart right side of page. Welcome to keep believing ministries audiopodcast library.
He has a great concern that his readers stay strong in the lord, even after hes gone. These are the elements of success and accomplishment. Simon peter, a bondservant and apostle of jesus christ, to those who have obtained like precious faith with us by the. James rosscup gives biggs commentary on 1 peter high marks and he also recommends 2peter but no. Our text shows that gods severity on sin is an awful fact. Perhaps i should consult other farewell sermons in the biblejacobisrael, moses, joshua, david. All of our resources exist to guide you toward everlasting joy in jesus christ. The completed registration allows us to send order and donation receipts to the email address you provided.
Before we do, would you bow your heads with me as we pray together. Now if you would please take a copy of gods holy word in your hands and turn with me to the first letter of peter, chapter 1. Were going to go through this epistle versebyverse so that we can discover what god is saying to us today. Peter points 1 to the vengeance he executed on the sinning angels. In chapter one, he spoke of their being born again 1. And that makes a lot of ordinary people feel rather worthless.
Our society does a lot to make people feel like nobodieslike they are of little importance or worth. Sermons from i peter strangers in a strange land 1 peter 1. Sermons from i peter 5 strangers in a strange land 1 peter 1. Addition of christian graces gives assurance, chapter 1. Peter just wrote about the promise of entrance into the everlasting kingdom of god 2 peter 1. Summary page for preaching outline and commentary on the book of 2 peter including big idea statement and some notable quotes. Tonight i want us to look to this second epistle of peter and see what gods word has to say about our growth as christians. Because coming to that kingdom is so important, it is helpful and necessary for peter to remind you always of the basics of the christian life. The first epistle of peter chapter one objectives in studying this chapter 1 to consider terms used by peter to describe the people of god.
In our previous study, we noticed christians referred as pilgrims of the dispersion. Articles sermons topics books podcasts filter resources by ask pastor john. Most christians want to grow in the lord, especially when they are new in the faith. Peter used it six times in his earlier epistle as well 1 pe 1. Produces obedience to the will of god, chapter 4 iv. We are going to read from the twentysecond verse to the end of the chapter. But faith given is not truly obtained unless it is also faith received a. That emphasis on rebirth lays the foundation for his comments in chapter two about their being newborn babies who need the pure milk of. Also, when i ask the reader to refer to a map, please consult the. Martyn lloydjones expository sermons on 2 peter banner of. There is the danger of life without growth 2peter 1. This may be used as a kickoff for a series on the passage but not sure if it will be or not.293 1296 1344 1140 1553 1450 877 325 131 245 110 1246 118 370 554 86 1175 1041 891 969 876 1198 1006 593 207 839 1262 685 746 532