Judah had made alliances with foreigners and trusted in their wealth and military strength instead of Yahweh. Because they have broken their covenant they are due for judgment. God’s people…
[This is a re-recording of the sermon] The covenantal people have violated the covenant and now their city houses murderers. The leaders are thieves, they have violated their assignment to…

Isaiah 1 :1-20

March 13, 2022
When God’s people are still in rebellion, their acts of repentance are hollow and worthless. Instead learn to love your neighbor, help the poor and the vulnerable.
Prior to man falling in sin, God had direct contact with sinless humans. Once they sinned, the ‘hiddenness’ of God began. After that it was rare that God was in…

2 Peter 3:1-18

February 27, 2022
Peter reminds us that God has a different time-table and he is being patient, and we should be too. God will keep his promise. God is patient so that more…

2 Peter 2:10-22

February 20, 2022
False teachers - typically despise authority - are typically arrogant & ignorant - use opportunities in close fellowship to corrupt and harm others - scoff at what they do not…
As you, a Christian, stay focused on the Christ and his second coming recognize false teachers who spread doubts about clear teachings and divide the church and approve of sin.…
Peter strongly encourages the Christians in Asia Minor to ... Stay strong and continue growing in faith, adding in 7 characteristics to keep strong. Be productive in their ministry to…
Chapter 5 speaks of Church “polity” and how elders have authority and how they are to use it rightly. Abuses by Church leaders is a factor in why people turn…
Peter prepares these Christians in Asia Minor for the persecution and troubles ahead as implied in Proverbs, as foretold by Christ (John 15:20; 16:1-3) and possibly foretold in Daniel 11…