2 Peter 3:4-9 – Family Bible Study
This is Peter’s Bible Study for the family for Friday 24th August 2018:
SONG: Good Good Father:
Bible Reading: 2 Peter 3:4-9:
They will say, “What happened to the promise that Jesus is coming again? From before the times of our ancestors, everything has remained the same since the world was first created.”
They deliberately forget that God made the heavens long ago by the word of his command, and he brought the earth out from the water and surrounded it with water. Then he used the water to destroy the ancient world with a mighty flood. And by the same word, the present heavens and earth have been stored up for fire. They are being kept for the day of judgement, when ungodly people will be destroyed.
But you must not forget this one thing, dear friends: A day is like a thousand years to the Lord, and a thousand years is like a day. The Lord isn’t really being slow about his promise, as some people think. No, he is being patient for your sake. He does not want anyone to be destroyed, but wants everyone to repent.
Question 1: Do you sometimes not believe that God created the world?
Question 2: Do you ever struggle with how God did exist and how he created the world?
Prayer: Nathan & Peter
Written up by Jo for Peter