Pergamum: The Conflicted Church

Fourth in the series “Your Part In The Big Story”

Revelation 2:12-17

Main Point: The values of God’s people must be different than the values of the world around them.

  • 1. This church stands strong even in a tough environment [12-13]
    • Luke 9:26
  • 2. This church tragically compromises with the world system [14-16]
    • Numbers 31:16
    • Hebrews 4:12-13
  • 3.  This church can receive identity and provision from God [17]
    • 1 John 5:5
    • Romans 8:37
    • John 6:35
    • 2 Corinthians 5:17
  • Applications and Next Steps:
    • Where do you look for a clear sense of your identity?
    • When are some times in your life that you have remained faithful to Jesus even when it actually cost you?
    • What words of encouragement is Jesus giving you today?
    • What aspects of the world system tempt you to compromise your values?
    • In what do you trust to ultimately provide your needs?