Paul, an apostle – sent not from men nor by man, but by Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised him from the dead – in this study we will simply focus on Paul the apostle and what a man he was.
2 John 1:9 – Anyone who runs ahead and does not continue in the teaching of Christ does not have God; whoever continues in the teaching has both the Father and the Son. In this study, we will take an interest in one of the characteristics of false teachers, paying special attention to the concept of running as used in the Bible.
2 Corinthians 13:5 – Examine yourselves to see whether you are in the faith; test yourselves. Do you not realize that Christ Jesus is in you—unless, of course, you fail the test? In this study we will examine the three points mentioned in this verse – to examine ourselves, to test ourselves and to know ourselves as Christians.
Galatians 3:4 – Have you suffered so much for nothing—if it really was for nothing? In this study we will examine how suffering for Christ’s cause isn’t for nothing – but we may be tempted into making them for nothing by turning our backs to the true gospel.
John 10:10 – The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. In this study we will examine the analogy of the thief in Christ’s admonition against the false teachers.