1 Peter

Bible Drive-Thru: Insults = Blessings? – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

TODAY’S SPECIAL: I Peter 4:12-19 TO CHEW ON: “If you are insulted because of the name of Christ, you are blessed, for the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you.” I Peter 4:14 Which of these things has happened to you because you are a Christian?– called names – left out – teased – made fun of It’s not fun going through things like that. But it shouldn’t surprise us. People in the past were insulted and persecuted…

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How Christians Respond to Mistreatment: What I Noticed When I Read 1 Peter – Christian Article

1 Peter, like most of the books in the New Testament, can be read in a matter of minutes. When you read it in one sitting, I recommend reading two or three times in that same sitting. This is one of those books that challenges a lot of our American ways of thinking. What would our lives look like if we really took the whole book of 1 Peter seriously? Your Time of Exile Peter calls his audience “exiles of…

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