A Growing Authentic Faith

 

2 Peter 1: 1-11

 

v. 1-2 — The Christian Life Begins with FAITH

  • Faith in CHRIST
  • We are EQUAL  in Christ
  • We are made RIGHTEOUS  in Christ
  • We are recipients of GRACE in Christ
  • We are at PEACE with God through Christ

v. 3-7 — Faith Produces Spiritual GROWTH

  • God has given us EVERYTHING required for ‘eternal’ life and godliness
  • God’s Word/His PROMISES
  • 7 Characteristics of the GODLY

v. 8-11 — Spiritual Growth Produces PRACTICAL Results

  • Being USEFUL and fruitful for God
  • A Kingdom VISION
  • Eternal SECURITY