Tag - 2 Peter

No One Lost

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance. O-bservation: This is an amazing passage of scripture because it shows the heart of God in such a special way. In the previous chapter, St. Peter had reminded the reader of the wrath of God in history, when whole nations and people groups disobeyed and how His destruction was evident to all. Yet here He says the true heart of God...

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Remember Who Is Carrying Your Good Word

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Peter 1:21 For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. O-bservation: The Apostle Peter gives more understanding concerning the ministry of the prophet. He said prophecy has no origin in human will, but that people were carried along by the Holy Spirit in order to speak the oracles of God. A-pplication: There appear to be at least two kinds of prophecies in the Bible that most believers are aware of. There is the prophecy to an individual from...

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Your Testimony Will Outlive You

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Peter 1:18 We ourselves heard this voice that came from heaven when we were with him on the sacred mountain. O-bservation: These are the words of St. Peter, who recounted the word that came from heaven when he and James and John were on the Mount of Transfiguration with Jesus. Peter said, “While we were there with Him a voice came from heaven saying, ‘This is my Son whom I love, and with Him, I am well pleased.’” Peter was telling his listeners, “Trust me, I was there!” A-pplication: This was just part of Peter’s...

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Jesus Our Patient Savior

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance. O-bservation: The Apostle Peter explained to us, the Church, that God is not quick to judge us on the spot. Instead he is PATIENT with us. He woos us in hopes that we will make a “Turn Around” for our own good. He wants all of us on the planet to go to heaven. A-pplication: It’s hard to believe, because of the way...

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The Origin Of Prophecy

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 2 Peter 1:21 For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. O-bservation: The Apostle Peter made it very clear concerning “The Origin of Prophecy.” He said that humans didn’t make prophetic utterances up; rather, the words were given to them by God, and the Holy Spirit strengthened them to give them. A-pplication: Don’t make the mistake of thinking that humans aren’t involved in the gifts of the Spirit. The fact is, we are God’s vessels to deliver the gifts...

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