Monthly Archives: April 2015


Looking Forward – Part 6: By God’s Word

Pastor Jim Mailloux
2 Peter 3: 1-7

Looking Forward – Part 5: By God's Word from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Follow-up Video

Follow-up Questions for Looking Forward – Part 5: By God's Word from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Go Deeper Questions

  1. Read 2 Peter 3:1-2. Peter said that reminders are important. Why is it important to regularly read the old and New Testaments?
  2. Read 2 Peter 3:3-4. Have you ever wondered why the Lord has not returned yet? Have you ever questioned or doubted? Most of us have. Share your stories.
  3. Read 2 Peter 3:5-7. How does the knowledge that God, by His word alone, sustains and preserves the world assure you that God’s timing is perfect?
  4. Read 2 Peter 3:5-6; Genesis 1:1-2, 6-9; Psalms 24:1-2; Psalms 136:5-6. The Bible talks a lot about the flood. How do these scriptures help you understand how the flood happened? Why do you think the Bible has many reminders that the flood happened?
  5. Read 2 Peter 3:7, 10, 12. How does the knowledge of the coming judgment by fire encourage you to be ready? What changes must you make?

Looking Forward – Part 5: Instinct

Pastor Jim Mailloux
2 Peter 2:10-22

Looking Forward – Part 5: Instinct from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Follow-up Video

Follow-up Questions for Looking Forward – Part 5: Instinct from First Baptist Church on Vimeo.

Go Deeper Questions

  1. Read 2 Peter 2:10; Romans 13:12-14. Why does the Bible spend a lot of time encouraging Christians to not live according to the sinful nature?
  2. Why is respect for God’s authority vital to the Christian life?
  3. Read Ephesians 6:12-13. What experiences have you had to remind you that we are involved in a spiritual battle?
  4. What false teaching have you heard or read? How did you determine it was false teaching?
  5. Read Jude 20-21. The best way to determine false teaching is to know the Word. What are you regularly doing to spend time in the Word?