Browse By Date: March 2017
Sunday, March 26, 2017 •
Peter's first piece of wisdom for responding to trials was to passionately pursue holiness, making it our trademark. In a short passage that we study today, Peter shares a second response.
Sunday, March 19, 2017 • Pastor Joe
If WE are secure (1:1-2) and our INHERITANCE is secure (1:3-12), how should Believers respond to trials in an unfair, and at times, hostile world? The answer will be revealed over the next few weeks.
Sunday, March 12, 2017 •
Having encouraged his readership with assurance of God's commitment in their chosen status in salvation, Peter launches into the reason for his epistle: Trials were causing Christians to doubt the security of their heavenly inheritance. How should Christians view trials?
Sunday, March 05, 2017 • Pastor Joe
1 Peter is the fulfillment of Jesus' prophecy in Luke 22:31-32. The Apostle encouraged 1st century Christians by preparing them for the impending assault against their faith. He wrote from Rome around 64 A.D. Did this impending threat mean that God doesn't care about Christians?