The Authority Of God’s Word

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“The Authority Of God’s Word”

II Timothy 3:1-17 (II Peter 3:3, & I John 2:18)


I. God’s Word is the authority on right and wrong.

1) God’s Word tells us what sin is. Vs. 2-3

2) God’s Word tells us who to keep our distance from. Vs. 5

a) We are to turn away from those who are religious but deny God’s Word. Vs. 5

b) We are to turn away from those seeking knowledge but denying God’s
truth. Vs. 6-7

c) We are to turn away from those who are corrupting the minds of others. Vs. 8 & Vs. 9

II. God’s Word is the authority on who we should follow.

1) Follow those whose lives are an open book. Vs. 10

2) Follow those who teach sound doctrine. Vs. 10

3) Follow those who live what they preach. Vs. 10

4) Follow those who lift up Christ. Galatians 6:14

5) Follow those who are willing to suffer. Vs. 11-12

III. God’s Word is the authority on defeating our enemy. Vs. 13-14

1) God’s Word is Holy. Vs. 15

2) God’s Word is true and dependable. Vs. 16-17

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