Sermon Notes—“The Rise of False Teachers”
May 1, 2016
“We proclaim him, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone perfect in Christ.”
Colossians 1:28 (NIV84)
1But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will also be false teachers among you, who will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing swift destruction upon themselves. 2Many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of the truth will be maligned; 3and in their greed they will exploit you with false words; their judgment from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep.
2 Peter 2:1–3 (NASB95)
There’s nothing new about false prophets and false teachers. As long as there’s TRUTH there will always be liars and deceivers.
11“Many false prophets will arise and will mislead many.
Matthew 24:11 (NASB95)
1Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see w