Why Would Peter Do That?November 14, 2021
WHY WOULD PETER DO THAT?
Pastor Terry Wilcox
- What Peter did.
a. Previously agreed with Paul
b. Had been given a vision.
Two results of Peter’s actions:
I. It made him a .
II. Influenced others toward .
- Biblical truths (doctrines) Peter violated.
a. Justification by .
b. Unity of the Body of Christ
c. Freedom from the .
Two great “pushers” to return to the law:
I. Fear – the remedy?
I Peter 5:5-6
Today, as in Paul’s day, people embrace God’s grace for salvation and then are tempted to gravitate toward the false security of .
This does not lead to grace, but to the and partnership of the Holy Spirit.
When we surrender ourselves to the Lordship of Christ, our will becomes dominated by the “mind of Christ.”
Replace your of yourself with His.
Replace your “want to” with His “.”