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Patiently Waiting – 2 Peter 3:8-15a

Sunday December 10, 2017

Running Time: 35 minutes and 58 seconds 

Speaker: Pastor Robert Kendall  

Pastor’s Notes

God’s Main Point: God patiently waits so all can repent

Our Main Point: We pursue holiness, patiently waiting for Christ’s return

God’s patience (vv. 8-9)

            Timelessness of God (v. 8)

            Desire of God (v. 9) Hos 6:6; 1Ti 2:1-4

The Day of the Lord (v. 10)

            Comes as a thief Mat 24:42-44

            Dissolves the universe Luke 21:33-36

            Exposes everything 1 Cor 3:13; Heb 4:13

Our response (vv. 11-15)

            Be people of holiness and godliness (v. 11) 1Pe 1:15-16

            Wait for the day of God and the new heavens/earth (v. 12-13)

Psa 37:7; Rev 21:1-2

            Be found in Him (v. 14) Phi 3:8-9; Eph 5:25-27

            Count God’s patience as salvation (v. 15) 2 Cor 6:2

                        God’s patience secured our salvation

                        God’s patience allows for other’s salvation

My Response (Titus 2:11-15)