Some Context First…
Creation… Fall… Redemption… Renewal…
The First Coming of Christ
The Second Coming of Christ
The Renewal of All Things
As we await the return of Christ and the renewal of all things…
- Live pure, peaceful lives (v. 14)
- Faithfully proclaim the gospel (vv. 15-16)
- Stand firm in the truth (v. 17)
- Grow in the grace and knowledge of Christ (v. 18)
- Bible Intake
- Silence and Solitude
Applying the Text
- Is knowing Christ your top priority in life?
- Are you making consistent use of God’s powerful means to grow in the knowledge of Christ?