The Call to Contend for The Faith
Pew Bible, Page 993
I. Know the faith that we have, the common salvation. vs. 3
A. We must believe true gospel. Eph. 2:8-9, Gal. 1:6-10
B. Remember, remember, remember. vs. 17, Prov. 3:1-3,
II. Know the opposition that we face. vs. 4, 8, 10-12, 16
A. The enemy comes from the outside. I Pet. 5:6-11
B. The most dangerous come from within. Isaiah 8:20, I Tim. 6:5, II Tim. 4:3-4
III. Know that our faith is worth contending for. vs. 3, 17
A. Standing for righteousness. Psalm 94:16, Eph. 5:11
B. Standing for truth. Titus 1:9, I Pet. 3:15, II Cor. 10:5, II Tim. 4:2, Phil. 1:16
Have you received the truth of the gospel, the common salvation?
Do you recognize the threats to yourself and to the church?
Are you committed to contend for the faith?
Are you prepared to contend all the way to the end?