Sunday, February 24, 2013

Christ Our Example

The Apostle Peter calls us to imitate Jesus Christ in His example of patient, humble, submissive suffering as He was abused by unjust authorities at the time of His crucifixion.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

The Christian Employee

As Christians, we should be ideal employees.  We're called to submit to our bosses, giving them "all respect" and full obedience.  Ultimately we do our work "heartily, as unto the Lord."

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Submitting to Civil Government

In 1Peter 2:13-17 Christians are called to submit ourselves to "every human institution." Three reasons are also provided for why this is so important.

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Abstain from Fleshly Lusts

Peter tenderly exhorts believers to abstain from sinful lusts.  The Gospel of Jesus Christ provides power for deliverance from these stronghold sins that "wage war against the soul".