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Sunday, May 28, 2017 •
While churches of every age have experienced trials, they will spread and intensify as Christ's return nears. Such may inhibit the expression of the love that defines the Church as the Bride of Christ. Our love for one another must also spread and intensify with these trials.
Sunday, May 21, 2017 •
Having discussed the Believers' proper response to suffering, Peter now addressed the necessity of choosing to suffer for doing what is right (and pleasing God) instead of seeking comfort due to external pressure.
Believers' Counter-response to Unbelievers' Reaction to Believers' response to Suffering (1 Peter 3:8-22)
Sunday, May 14, 2017 •
Peter summarized previous teaching (1:13-3:7). Such a counter-cultural response by Believers would certainly elicit a reaction from Unbelievers. How should Believers counter-respond to this reaction?
Sunday, May 07, 2017 •
Peter continues his exhortation for Christians to submit to God-ordained realms of authority even when they inflict unfair suffering. In this message, Peter discusses the institution of marriage.