God over Government

Verse: 1 Peter 2:16-17 GNB 16 Live as free people; do not, however, use your freedom to cover up any evil, but live as God’s slaves. 17 Respect everyone, love your fellow-believers, honour God, and respect the Emperor. Devotion These are some easily followed verses,...

What does God say about these times?

Verse: 1Peter 2:13-15  Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every authority instituted among men: whether to the king, as the supreme authority, 14 or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right.  15 For it is...

Food Poisoning Your Soul

Verse: 1 Peter 2:11-12 11 Dear friends, I urge you, as foreigners and exiles, to abstain from sinful desires, which wage war against your soul. 12 Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and...

The Cornerstone

Verse: 1 Peter 2:7-8 7 Now to you who believe, this stone is precious. But to those who do not believe, “The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,” 8 and, “A stone that causes people to stumble and a rock that makes them fall.” They stumble because...

You Hold it All Together

Verse: 1 Peter 2:6 “The Scriptures provide precedent, ‘Look I’m setting a stone in Zion, a cornerstone in the place of honor. Whoever trusts in this stone as a foundation will never have cause to regret it.’ Devotion I have regretted some...