False Teachers In The Church [Part II]
2 Peter 2:10-22
Key verse 17
“These men are springs without water and mists driven by a storm. Blackest darkness is reserved for them.”
In the first part, Peter talks about the seriousness of false teaching and teachers in the church; and their imminent judgment which is coming. He shows us who they are. The second part, he uncovers for us what’s really on their hearts— their motive in promoting false teachings. We can see right through them if we listen to Peter’s warning.
In verse 10-16 Peter described them perfectly. More than anything else, it seems that Peter lists their vice as immorality. In other words, they are immoral to the core of their being. He says: “They follow the corrupt desire of the sinful nature.” … Read the rest