Part 5 - Content
2 Timothy 3.16
Matthew 28.18-20: rationale for all we do, resources we draw from
Teaching to transform means teaching people how to obey Jesus.
One theme: God establishing His Kingdom among His people.
One hero: the Messiah.
o Implication: the Bible can never contradict itself.
Transmission question: do we have accurate copies to study?
Translation question: do we have reliable books in our laps?
o Implication: God is the great communicator and we can understand the Bible.
God-breathed these words, using personalities and perspectives.
Scriptures don’t are not just reporting, they are revelation.
o Implication: demands obedience.
You can agree that it’s Scripture and that God wrote it and even seek to understand it.
You don’t have a relationship with a book but with the God who wrote it. John 5.39