Cornerstone

Cornerstone

1 Peter 2:6-8 To believe or not to believe? “For it stands in Scripture: ‘Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, and whoever believes in him will not be put to shame.’ So the honor is for you who believe, but for...
Living Stones

Living Stones

1 Peter 2:4-5  Living Stones “…through Jesus Christ.” Every spiritual blessing I have is through You, Lord Jesus. Praise You my Lord and Savior! My ability to put away sin, to have a longing for your Word and to grow into maturity is all through Jesus Christ. My...
Put Away and Long For…

Put Away and Long For…

1 Peter 2:1-3 Put Away and Long For… “So put away all malice and all deciet and hypocrisy and envy and all slander. Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation – if indeed you have tasted that the Lord...
Belief and Obedience

Belief and Obedience

1 Peter 1:22-25 Belief and Obedience “Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one anoher earnestly from a pure heart, since you have been born again, not of perishable seed but of imperishable, through the...
Remember

Remember

1 Peter 1:17-21 Remembering “And if you call on him as Father who judges impartially according to each one’s deeds, conduct yourselves with fear throughout the time of your exile, knowing that you were ransomed from the futile ways inherited from your...
Be Prepared and Obedient

Be Prepared and Obedient

1 Peter 1:13-14a Prepared and Obedient “Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions...