Happy Friday! "But you are not like that, for you are a chosen people. You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light. 'Once you had no identity as a people; now … Continue reading Royalty
Good Morning! "As the Scriptures say, “I am placing a cornerstone in Jerusalem, chosen for great honor, and anyone who trusts in him will never be disgraced.” Yes, you who trust him recognize the honor God has given him. But for those who reject him,“The stone that the builders rejected has now become the cornerstone.”And,“He is the stone that … Continue reading Visible Support
Good Morning! "And you are living stones that God is building into his spiritual temple. What’s more, you are his holy priests. Through the mediation of Jesus Christ, you offer spiritual sacrifices that please God." 1 Peter 2:5 NLT What is a cornerstone? According to Dictionary.com it is "a stone representing the nominal starting place … Continue reading God is Building
Good Morning! "You are coming to Christ, who is the living cornerstone of God’s temple. He was rejected by people, but he was chosen by God for great honor." 1 Peter 2:4NLT God chose his son - the living cornerstone to bring/give life to a broken and dying world. While rejected, he still lived his … Continue reading Living Stone
Good Morning! "Like newborn babies, you must crave pure spiritual milk so that you will grow into a full experience of salvation. Cry out for this nourishment, now that you have had a taste of the Lord’s kindness." 1 Peter 2:2-3NLT It's easy to read information on a daily basis - speed read, glance over or … Continue reading Spiritual Milk
Happy Friday! "So get rid of all evil behavior. Be done with all deceit, hypocrisy, jealousy, and all unkind speech." 1 Peter 2:1NLT Think on the things we read in 1 Peter 1, as we remember to think on God's promises and our positions as daughters and sons of the great King, re-read today's verse … Continue reading Good Morning!
Good Morning! "As the Scriptures say, “People are like grass; their beauty is like a flower in the field. The grass withers and the flower fades. But the word of the Lord remains forever.” And that word is the Good News that was preached to you." 1 Peter 1:24-25NLT These verses remind us of God's … Continue reading The Word Remains