Category: 1 Peter

Sermon: Unjust Suffering Accomplishes Divine Purposes 1 Peter 3.18-22

Unjust Suffering Accomplishes Divine Purposes 1 Peter 3.18-22 Unjust Suffering Accomplishes Divine Purposes 1 Peter 3.18-22 Truth Taught – Jesus is the supreme example of what suffering unjustly can accomplish.   Introduction There are passages in the Bible that are very clear and easy…

Sermon: Wartime Strategy for Living in a Hostile World 1 Peter 3:13-17

Wartime Strategy for Living in a Hostile World 1 Peter 3:13-17 Truth Taught – God calls us to faithfulness even if we should meet resistance and persecution for doing what is right   Introduction How are we to respond when things don’t go according…

Living in Unity and Community as the Church 1 Peter 3:8-12

Living in Unity and Community as the Church 1 Peter 3:8-12 Truth Taught – God has called us to seek unity while living within the context of Christian Community   Introduction Peter has been teaching us that, as Christians, we are exiles; this world…

Sermon: Words to Husbands and Wives 1 Peter 3:1-7

Words to Husbands and Wives 1 Peter 3:1-7 Truth Taught – Wives are to live in subjection to their husbands while husbands are to be considerate of their wives.   Introduction Context is always vital, and today it is extremely important. We must remember…

Sermon: Examples of Honorable Living 1 Peter 2:13-25

Examples of Honorable Living 1 Peter 2:13-25 Truth Taught – All Christians are called to live honorable lives no matter our cultural context. Introduction Last time we saw together that Peter exhorted us to live with two things in mind.  He told us to…

Sermon: Waging War Against Your Passions For God’s Glory 1 Peter 2:11-12

Waging War Against Your Passions For God’s Glory 1 Peter 2:11-12 Truth Taught – Exiles live honorably in a hostile word by abstaining from sin and engaging in good conduct.   Introduction After Peter has described such a rich and amazing salvation that God…

Sermon: Home With Jesus 1 Peter 2:1-10

Home With Jesus 1 Peter 2:1-10 Truth Taught – Jesus is the Cornerstone of God’s spiritual house.   Introduction In our passage today, the Apostle Peter presents two images that represent Jesus Christ.  We see Christ as pure spiritual milk and Christ as the…

Sermon: Earnest Love from a Pure Heart 1 Peter 1:22–25

Earnest Love from a Pure Heart 1 Peter 1:22–25 Truth Taught – God’s Word purifies our hearts and brings us eternal life.   Introduction In this section Peter began by telling us to set our hope fully on the grace of God (13).  Then…

SERMON: Proper Character and Conduct as Exiles 1 Peter 1:13-21

Proper Character and Conduct as Exiles 1 Peter 1:13-21 Truth Taught – God has redeemed us so we can live a life for His honor and glory. Introduction Today, we are going to see God’s plan to help us to be more consistently obedient…

Sermon: Preparing for Obedience1 Peter 1:13

Preparing for Obedience 1 Peter 1:13 Truth Taught – We are to prepare our minds to be ready to obey God in all He tells us in His Word   Introduction God always has a pattern when seeking obedience from us.  He shows us…