January 18, 2019

The Old Testament contains examples of God judging men and angels for falling away from Him. God wanted his judgments on fallen angels, antedilivian people, and the residents of Sodom and Gomorrah to discourage others from living ungodly lifestyles. Fortunately,...

January 17, 2019

False teachers tend to be greedy. Many have chosen the ministry as a lucrative profession, seeking to build a large following so that they could become wealthy. Camouflaging heretical teachings and corrupt morals by lifting words of Scripture out of context, they...

January 16, 2019

Using a pretense of broadening the appeal of the Gospel, false teachers downplay biblical standards of morality and make things like health, wealth, and prosperity more important to their followers than holiness, obedience, and service to God. Such behaviors by...

January 15, 2019

After Peter wrote of prophets of the Old Testament that spoke and wrote as the Holy Spirit moved them, he then began to discuss false prophets and false teachers that had already begun to plague the Church. These masters of deception use biblical terms and orthodox...

January 14, 2019

What Peter, James, and John saw on the Mount of Transfiguration did not set aside the prophecies of the Old Testament, rather, it confirmed them. All Scripture originated with God, not man. As such, the word of the prophets, inspired by the Holy Spirit, is sure and...

January 11, 2019

When Peter wrote his second epistle, he knew that his death was near. This gave him added impetus to care for the spiritual needs of God’s people with his remaining time. He described his imminent death as laying aside his earthly tent. Since we do not know when Jesus...