Jesus is all you need for faith, but is he enough for all of life? Pastor Colin answers these questions (and more): Is he enough for high school and college? What about marriage or the single life? Is he enough for raising kids? How about facing our later years? Discover the Bible’s extraordinary claim.
Everything You Need for Life
Everything You Need For Life? Isn’t that a bit pretentious? Discover the Bible’s extraordinary claim about life in Jesus Christ. Most church-going people would agree that Jesus Christ has everything you need for faith. But many of the same people are not so sure he has everything we need for life. Discover the One who came to redeem so much more than your church attendance and your prayer life.
From this Series
Christ’s forgiveness is no longer a reality that is shaping your life. The Bible says you’ve “forgotten” what Jesus did for you. This is more than not being able to recall what Christ did on the cross. Pastor Colin explains what it means.
Earthquakes, volcanoes, tornados, hurricanes, floods, blizzards, and diseases… What’s wrong with the world that we live in? Fox News says, “Nothing. It’s perfectly normal.” Pastor Colin helps us discover the Bible’s answer.
His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness (2 Peter 1:3; NIV). “Everything you need for life.” Doesn’t that sound a bit ambitious, even pretentious? What do you need for life? Wisdom for raising kids. Courage […]
For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. (2 Peter 1:5-7; NIV) Picture in your mind a Volkswagen and a 747 airplane. Now imagine […]
We did not follow cleverly invented stories when we told you about the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we were eyewitnesses of his majesty. (2 Peter 1:16; NIV) The message of 2 Peter is about the sufficiency of Jesus Christ, in whom you will find everything you need for life. Now […]
There were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. (2 Peter 2:1; NIV) 2 Peter 1 is all good: In Christ you have everything you need to live and be effective and productive in the Christian life (v8). More than that, he is able to provide everything […]
First of all, you must understand that in the last days, scoffers will come scoffing and following their own evil desires (v3). Peter is describing the environment in which God calls us to live in this world. When the New Testament refers to the “last days,” it’s more than simply the generation immediately before the […]
The heavens will disappear with a roar; the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything in it will be laid bare (2 Peter 3:10; NIV). As you look at our world today, it’s obvious that something is terribly wrong with this planet we call “Earth.” 60,000 dead in China, and the […]
Be on your guard so that you may not be carried away by the error of lawless men and fall from your secure position. But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever! Amen (2 Peter 3:17-18; NIV). 2 Peter is about […]