Waiting for resolution is often difficult. As Christians, the Bible promises ultimate resolution in Jesus’ second coming; but how are we to conduct ourselves as we wait? This passage teaches us that assurance in Jesus’ return leads us to action in living out our faith for Him while while we wait. 2 Peter 3:14-18
Why is Scripture filled with end-times prophecy? Often, these passages generate heated debate. However, the purpose of eschatology (the study of end times) is not for greater debate but for greater devotion in our lives. In this passage, we learn about three responses to the coming King that should be evident in all of our … [Read More…] To Be Fulfilled
Has someone ever promised you something they failed to deliver? In this passage, we learn about false teachers within the church who twist the truth and can lead us astray. Appearances can be deceiving: false teaching overpromises and under delivers; but Jesus always keeps His promise and always delivers. Any teaching we follow apart from … [Read More…] Empty Promises
How can we be assured that the faith we pursue is not in vain? Christians are not living their lives on unfounded claims. In fact, we have credible witnesses whose claims about the promises of God are trustworthy. In this passage, we are shown three witnesses that give us assurance of our faith: the Apostles … [Read More…] Can I Get A Witness?
How can we see the world as God would have us view it? When problems or difficulties come our way, we have a natural tendency towards spiritual nearsightedness, causing us to focus on what’s right in front of us and missing the bigger picture. We must remember and rely upon God’s promises for us. … [Read More…] 20/20 Faith