Not Slack Concerning The Promise

Sunday Morning: November 18,1998

Text: 2 Peter 3:9 "The Lord is not slack [delay] concerning his [the] promise, as some men count slackness [delay]; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance."

The Dead Can Not Perish

That We Might Have Life

John 10:10 "... I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly."

Christ Died For All

Believe And Be Saved

Life More Abundantly

John 10:10 "... I am come ...that they might have life, ... more abundantly."

Joint-Heirs And Glory With Christ

Abundant Life In The Kingdom

For The Heirs Of The Promise

Acts 13:30,32,33 "But God raised him from the dead:".... 32. And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the promise which was made unto the fathers, 33. God hath fulfilled the same unto us their children, in that he hath raised up Jesus again; as it is also written in the second psalm, Thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee."

Good Things To Come, Our Inheritance

The Promise Of Inheritance

Shipwreck Of The Faith

The Old Testament, A Shadow

Hebrews 10:1 "For the law having a shadow of good things to come, ..."

Shadow Of Good Things To Come

They Started In Faith

They Departed From The Faith

By Faith, The Sons and Daughters

Let Us Serve For Our Inheritance

Hebrews 4:11 "Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest {heavenly inheritance}, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief [disobedience or absence of faith]."

Example Of The Fathers

The Warning Lest Ye Perish