Category Archives: 2 Peter

The testing of your faith produces perseverance

I know your deeds, your hard work and your perseverance. I know that you cannot tolerate wicked people, that you have tested those who claim to be apostles but are not, and have found them false. You have persevered and … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Peter, James, Revelation | Leave a comment

You covet but you cannot get

You desire but do not have, so you kill. You covet but you cannot get what you want, so you quarrel and fight. You do not have because you do not ask God. … All of us also lived among them at … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Timothy, 2 Peter, 2 Timothy, Colossians, Ephesians, James | Leave a comment

People will have to give account

But I tell you that people will have to give account on the day of judgment for every empty word they have spoken. For by your words you will be acquitted, and by your words you will be condemned.

Posted in 2 Peter, 2 Timothy, Jude, Matthew | Comments Off on People will have to give account

New Life – New Year

He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” Then he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”

Posted in 1 Peter, 2 Corinthians, 2 Peter, Acts, Galatians, Revelation, Romans | 4 Comments

Be Holy

Rejoice in the LORD, you who are righteous, and praise his holy name.

Posted in 1 Corinthians, 1 Peter, 1 Samuel, 2 Peter, Ephesians, Exodus, Hebrews, Isaiah, Job, Leviticus, Psalms, Revelation | Comments Off on Be Holy

Promises

He did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God. … He has given us his very great and precious promises.

Posted in 2 Corinthians, 2 Peter, Genesis, Hebrews, Jeremiah, Joshua, Luke, Mark, Matthew, Psalms, Romans | Comments Off on Promises

A Lamp

Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path. … Direct my footsteps according to your word.

Posted in 1 Corinthians, 2 Peter, 2 Samuel, Isaiah, John, Proverbs, Psalms, Revelation | Comments Off on A Lamp

The Lord is Good – 3

And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.

Posted in 1 Peter, 1 Timothy, 2 Peter, 2 Thessalonians, Ephesians, Exodus, James, Job, John, Psalms, Romans | Comments Off on The Lord is Good – 3

Prodigals

But Jonah ran away from the Lord.

Posted in 2 Peter, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Jonah, Luke, Psalms | Comments Off on Prodigals

Grace

God’s grace was so powerfully at work in them all.

Posted in 2 Corinthians, 2 Peter, Acts, Ephesians, John, Philemon, Romans, Titus | Comments Off on Grace