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Productive and Useful Knowledge

Growth in Christ-like character helps the believer to better know Christ and accomplish great things for Christ. Pastor Dan Cox reads from 2 Peter 1:5-15.

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Study Notes

Understanding the Text

A Charge to Grow in Christ-like Qualities (1:5-7)

7 Christ-like Qualities:
  • Virtue
  • Knowledge
  • Self-Control
  • Steadfastness
  • Godliness
  • Brotherly Affection
  • Love

Benefits of Christ-like Qualities  (1:8-11)

Benefits of Christ-like Qualities
  • Productive and useful knowledge of Christ
  • Confidence in your salvation in Christ
  • Entrance into the eternal kingdom of Christ

A Reminder of Christ-like Qualities (1:12-15)

Applying the Text

  • Are you living in a vicious circle or a virtuous circle?