Divine power= precious promises + escape corruption + godly living
Published October 31st, 2018
Main point summary
God’s power calls us, provides escape from corruption,and great promises that enable us to live a life of godliness.
God’s power calls us, provides promises and escape from corruption that enables us to live a life of godliness. What is our responsibility? Increase in our knowledge of Him, know what He says, believe in His promises. What are the results? We have the power we need to be more like Him and can battle our sinful desires.
2 Peter 1:3-4
His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness,
through the knowledge of him f who called us to 1 his own glory and excellence, 2
by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises,
so that through them you may become g partakers of the divine nature,
h having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire.
God’s power calls us to be like Him and enables us to live a life of godliness. What is our responsibility? Increase in our knowledge of Him
We must take hold (believe!) of the great and wonderful promises (increase our knowledge) so that We have the power to become more like Him and have power to battle our sinful desires.