Patiently

Good Morning! "Of course, you get no credit for being patient if you are beaten for doing wrong. But if you suffer for doing good and endure it patiently, God is pleased with you." 1 Peter 2:20 NLT Suffering is never easy. It is painful and discomforting, whether it is self-inflicted or not. However, in … Continue reading Patiently

Respect

Good Morning! A perfect verse to end our week and summarize our reading this week. "Respect everyone, and love the family of believers. Fear God, and respect the king." 1Peter 2:17 NLT R-e-s-p-e-c-t (respect) is something we often demand from others and as Christians (followers of Christ) we should emulate the love and forgiveness Christ … Continue reading Respect

Honor the Lord

Good Morning! "It is God’s will that your honorable lives should silence those ignorant people who make foolish accusations against you. For you are free, yet you are God’s slaves, so don’t use your freedom as an excuse to do evil." 1 Peter 2:15-16 NLT Continue to live a life that honors the Lord. When trouble … Continue reading Honor the Lord

Nosey

Good Morning! "Be careful to live properly among your unbelieving neighbors. Then even if they accuse you of doing wrong, they will see your honorable behavior, and they will give honor to God when he judges the world." 1Peter 2:12NLT Growing up my friends and I would always wonder why people would be in our … Continue reading Nosey

Character

Good Morning! "Dear friends, I warn you as “temporary residents and foreigners” to keep away from worldly desires that wage war against your very souls." 1Peter 2:11NLT It is easy to slowly slip into the behaviors of the culture and allow them to influences us. We have heard sayings like "hate breeds more hate" or … Continue reading Character