Righteousness from God – repent or perish

This is the third week of a series we are calling, “righteousness from God.” By righteous we mean we are in right relationship with God. It is a human quality but it takes on a divine presence when we allow God to make us righteous. We commonly think of it as being moral, being right in all that constitutes a moral persona. To be righteous we are right, we have right conduct which is pleasing…

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2 Peter 3:9 – January 30, 2019

The Lord does not delay his promise, as some regard “delay,” but he is patient with you, not wishing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance. 2 Peter 3:9 NABRE      Peter wrote this letter with an emphasis on the knowledge of God. Knowing in the biblical sense means much more than knowing a name, it includes an intimate relationship, understanding the truth of the individual, a living participation in the life…

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