Monthly Archives: October 2013

Obedience…Our Way of Life

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 2:11-3:9 (Day Four) Does the way we live our lives daily make a difference?  Absolutely!  If we are a believer, we are to follow the example of Christ.  In every experience…in every relationship…in every response of … Continue reading

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Return

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 2:11-3:9 (Day Three) “Now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.”  You can do whatever you want—unless you want to find the cure for a heart that runs after lies, turns a … Continue reading

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Waging the War of Goodness

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 2:11-25; 3:1-9 (day two) Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us. (1 Peter 2:12 … Continue reading

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Remember Him

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 2:11-25; 3:1-9 (day one) “While He was being reviled, He did not revile in return; while suffering, he uttered no threats, but kept entrusting Himself to Him who judges justly.”  (2:23)  The subject this week is submission.  … Continue reading

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The stone that the builders rejected

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-25; 2:1-10 (day seven) “The stone that the builders rejected, this became the chief cornerstone.”  (2:7)  There is animosity at work in the world.  Unavoidable tension between God and the human race.  The people of every … Continue reading

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Hope to the end

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-25; 2:1-10 (day six) “Fix your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.”  (v 13)  It is a tough sentence to interpret.  What, exactly, did Peter mean?  Literally, the … Continue reading

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Do Not Be Conformed

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-25; 2:1-10 (day four) V. 14 – “As obedient children, do not be conformed to the former lusts which were yours in your ignorance,”  Our ignorance was the period of our life when we were not … Continue reading

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Weathered

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-2:10 (Day Three) “You also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house.”  Jesus gave Simon the nickname “Rock”—Peter.  For a time, it seemed as though Peter attempted to live up to what he … Continue reading

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Chosen is not Entitled

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-25; 2:1-10 (day two) “But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a Holy Nation a people for God’s own possession, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out … Continue reading

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A living stone

Re: Verse reading–1 Peter 1:13-25; 2:1-10 (day one) “The grass withers, the flower falls off, but the word of the Lord abides forever. . .Therefore. . .coming to Him as to a living stone. . .you also as living stones, are … Continue reading

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