Contending for the Faith
I. The relationship of the author. 1-2
A. To those who are called.
B. To those who are beloved.
C. To those who are kept.
II. The reason for the letter. 3-4
“epagonizomai” = __________________________
III. The recounting of past judgment. 5-7
C. Sodom & Gomorrah
IV. The recognition of continuing error. 8-16
A. Reject God’s authority. 8-11
B. Reveal empty hypocrisy. 12,13,16
C. Receive God’s justice. 14-15
V. The response of contending action. 17-23
A. Remember the Truth of God!
B. Guard the Love of God!
C. Display the Mercy of God!
VI. The doxology of praise and worship! 24-25