2 Peter Chapter 3:1-7

They will say, “Where is the promise of his coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.”

  1. Why did Peter write this second letter? 2 Peter 3:1
  2. What did he want them to be mindful of? 2 Peter 3:2
  3. Whose commandments did he want them to be mindful of? 2 Peter 3:2
  4. What do we need to know about the last days? 2 Peter 3:3
  5. What will these scoffers be saying? 2 Peter 3:4
  6. What do they willfully forget about the flood? 2 Peter 3:5
  7. What happened to the world in which Noah lived? 2 Peter 3:6
  8. What are the heavens which now are, being reserved for? 2 Peter 3:7

2 Peter Chapter 3:8-9

The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.

  1. What are we not to forget about a thousand years to the Lord? 2 Peter 3:8
  2. How is the Lord not slack? 2 Peter 3:9
  3. Who is He long suffering to? 2 Peter 3:9
  4. Who does the Lord desire to perish? 2 Peter 3:9
  5. What does He want everyone to come to? 2 Peter 3:9

2 Peter Chapter 3:10-13

But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will pass away with a roar, and the heavenly bodies will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed.

  1. How will the day of the Lord come? 2 Peter 3:10
  2. How will the heavens (atmosphere) pass away? 2 Peter 3:10
  3. How will the elements melt? 2 Peter 3:10
  4. What will be burned up? 2 Peter 3:10
  5. What will be dissolved? 2 Peter 3:11
  6. How should we conduct ourselves? 2 Peter 3:11
  7. What day are we looking for? 2 Peter 3:12
  8. What else are we looking for? 2 Peter 3:13

2 Peter Chapter 3:14-16

Therefore, beloved, since you are waiting for these, be diligent to be found by him without spot or blemish, and at peace.

  1. Looking forward to these things, how are we to be found by Him? 2 Peter 3:14
  2. How should we consider the longsuffering of the Lord to be? 2 Peter 3:15
  3. Who else had written to them? 2 Peter 3:15
  4. In his epistles (letters), what do the unstable do with things that were hard to understand? 2 Peter 3:16
  5. What results from when they twist the Scriptures? 2 Peter 3:16
  6. What do they do with the rest of the Scriptures? 2 Peter 3:16

2 Peter Chapter 3:17-18

You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, take care that you are not carried away with the error of lawless people and lose your own stability.

  1. Since you know this, why must you beware? 2 Peter 3:17
  2. Who will try to lead you away? 2 Peter 3:17
  3. How are you to grow? 2 Peter 3:18
  4. For how long is the glory to Him? 2 Peter 3:18