Prepare for Eternity

God may have seemed slow to these believers as they faced persecution every day and longed to be delivered. But God is not slow; he just is not on our timetable. Jesus is waiting so that more sinners will repent and turn to him. We must not sit and wait for Christ to return, butContinue reading “Prepare for Eternity”

Are You Ready?

“In the last days” scoffers will say that Jesus is never coming back, but Peter refutes their argument by explaining God’s mastery over time.     The “last days” is the time between Christ’s first and second comings; thus, we-like Peter-live in the last days. We must do the work to which God has calledContinue reading “Are You Ready?”

In His Steps

We may suffer for many reasons. Some suffering is the direct result of our own sin, some happens because of our foolishness, and some is the result of living in a fallen world.   Peter is writing about suffering that comes as a result of doing good. Christ never sinned, and yet he suffered soContinue reading “In His Steps”