After eleven chapters detailing God’s salvation in Christ, we have a concise and radical conclusion. Salvation is from God, through God, and for God’s glory. This is why we are saved.
How can a believer be sure that he will be received into God’s glory? Only by trusting in Christ and what He has done for us at the cross.
Paul points us to two blessings which are to be enjoyed now by all those who are in Christ: peace with God and hope of glory. Both of these are to drastically affect how we live today.
Three aspects of God’s redemption plan such that God’s grace is put on display.
God gives us seven characteristics of His saving work that we might have peace with Him and worship Him wholeheartedly.
How can sinful man be righteous before a holy God? No doctrine is more important to evangelical theology than the doctrine of justification by faith alone – by this doctrine the church will stand or fall.
2 Timothy 3:16-17
Sola Scriptura – what does this mean? That God’s Word, the Bible, is the final authourity on all matters, all truth necessary for knowing God and pleasing God.
2 Timothy 3:1-4:5
Three reasons why faithful, biblical preaching must be central in corporate worship.
We have the true, unchanging word of our good God – the Bible. This sermon calls us to read it prayerfully, slowly and obediently that we might delight greatly in it.