“I’ve had a lot on my mind recently. It’s been hard to wind down. One evening, my wife went on to bed but I stayed up to think. She got ready for bed, but pretty soon the house was quiet and still. I didn’t realize how long it had been quiet and still—when I thought to check, it was nearly …
Albert Einstein once said, “The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day.” It’s ok to …
Fools act as if they know everything, say everything they’re thinking, and think nothing of how they act.
After introducing the need to “earnestly contend for the faith” (v. 4), Jude spends a large portion of his letter answering the question, why? He has yet to answer the question, how? Until now. As he concludes, Jude gives three commands that, when obeyed, enable us to stand for truth.
Jude isn’t the only one to warn about the judgment of sin. That is a theme seen throughout the whole Bible.
Jude speaks of those he warns about as if they’ve already been judged—there’s no uncertainty how God handles sin.
God always judges sin.
Biblical grace always results in holiness.
Walking by faith is done one step at a time.