“Christ Our Example”

1 Peter 2:21-25 21 For to this you have been called, since Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example that you should follow in His steps, 22 who did no sin, nor was any deceit found in His mouth; 23 who being reviled, was not reviling in return; while suffering, He was uttering no […]

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“Suffering Unjustly”

1 Peter 2:18-21a 18 Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are crooked.  19 For this finds favor, if for the sake of conscience toward God a person bears up under sorrows when suffering unrighteously.  20 For what credit is […]

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“Governing Authorities”

1 Peter 2:13-17 13 Be subject for the sake of the Lord to every human institution, whether to a king as the one in authority, 14 or to governors as sent by him for the punishment of evildoers and the praise of those who do good. 15 For such is the will of God that by […]

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“Does Your Life Reflect Your Faith?”

1 Peter 2:11-12 11 Beloved, I urge you as sojourners and exiles to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul, 12 by keeping your conduct excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good works, as they observe them, glorify God […]

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“Comfort In The Sovereignty Of God”

1 Peter 2:7-10 7 This precious value, then, is for you who believe; but for those who disbelieve, “The stone which the builders rejected,  This became the very corner stone,” 8 and, “A stone of stumbling and a rock of offense.” They stumble because they are disobedient to the word, and to this stumbling they were […]

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“Identity, Privilege, and Promise”

1 Peter 2:4-6 4 And coming to Him as to a living stone which has been rejected by men, but is choice and precious in the sight of God,  5 you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through […]

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“Desiring The Pure Word Of God”

1 Peter 2:1-3 1 Therefore, laying aside all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander, 2 like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation, 3 if you have tasted the kindness of the Lord.   Scripture References: Philippians 2:12-13 […]

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“Truth, Love, and the Enduring Word of God”

1 Peter 1:22-25 22 Since you have in obedience to the truth purified your souls for a love of the brothers without hypocrisy, fervently love one another from the heart, 23 for you have been born again not of corruptible seed but incorruptible, that is, through the living and enduring word of God.  24 For, “All […]

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