Do we have free will? Is there latitude in God’s will?
Are New Testament Christians commanded to tithe? Who should we give our tithes to? What about giving to places other than the church?
Q&A-40 130707PM Q&A What is grieving the Holy Spirit? Eph 4:30 lupeo means “sad, heavy, sorrowful, distressed” used of Peter when Jesus kept asking if Peter loved Him (Jn. 21); this is one of the marks of the personality of Spirit. 1 Th.5:19 sbennumi quench means “extinguish, stifle, retard” How does one grieve the Holy […]
For the past six weeks we have looked at how Christ’s words about the dangers of living for the temporal treasures of materialism stayed with Peter to the end of his life, even to the point of his last chapter of life, 2 Peter 3. We saw these as:
Peter’s Lessons on: the End of the World, Materialism, Contentment & the Un-Cluttered Life
But, the lessons of Peter’s last chapter are dwarfed by the even more clear and direct words of Christ’s last letter.