Why does Paul call Peter a hypocrite? What are the effects of Peter’s action?
|21 Jul 19  ||The Divine Origin of Paul's Gospel|
|14 Jul 19  ||Paul, apostle of God; We, ministers of the gospel, and together, Us, recipients of the salvation in Christ Jesus|
|7 Jul 19  ||Remember Your Creator|
|30 Jun 19  ||The God Who Legislates|
In last Sunday’s sermon, Rev Dr Edmund Fong spoke of the dangers faced by the Galatian church—specifically the Christ-plus gospel. Judaisers attempted to distort and pervert the gospel of grace through their insistence on the need for circumcision for one to be saved. With its focus on human effort, the Christ-plus gospel is really a gospel emptied of the grace of Christ.
He went on to highlight some dangerous versions of the gospel we face today, one of which is the influx of consumerism into the church, which is aggravated by individualism. One version of such a gospel may be this...