1 Peter

1 Peter

1 Peter

1 Peter 4:17-18

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 03, 2020 – Friday 1 Peter 4:17-18  NIV 17 For it is time for judgment to begin with God’s household; and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who do not obey the gospel of God? 18 And, “If it is hard for the righteous to be saved, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?”* *Proverbs 11:31 Comments Clearly the judgment of God…
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1 Peter 3:20

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 02, 2020 – Thursday 1 Peter 3:20  NIV  20 to those who were disobedient long ago when God waited patiently in the days of Noah while the ark was being built. In it only a few people, eight in all, were saved through water 1 Peter 3:20  NASB  20  who once were disobedient,  when the patience of God kept waiting in the days of Noah, during the construction…
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1 Peter 1:3

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 01, 2020 – Wednesday HAPPY NEW YEAR ! 1 Peter 1:3  NIV 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In His great mercy He has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead Comments It’s New Year’s Day and while we celebrate the beginning of a New Year I desired to provide a…
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1 Peter 3:1-7

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 31, 2019 – Tuesday 1 Peter 3:1-7  NIV 1 Wives, in the same way submit yourselves to your own husbands so that, if any of them do not believe the word, they may be won over without words by the behavior of their wives,  2 when they see the purity and reverence of your lives. 3 Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and…
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1 Peter 2:4-8

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 30, 2019 – Monday 1 Peter 2:4-8  NIV 4 As you come to Him, the living Stone—rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to Him— 5 you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 6 For in Scripture it says:             “See, I lay a stone in Zion, a…
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1 Peter 1:22

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * Two Days After Christmas December 27, 2019 – Friday 1 Peter 1:22  NIV 22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart. Comments First question that should come to mind is what is the truth that is being obeyed which results in the purifying of one’s self?  MacLaren’s Expositions states The first…
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1 Peter 1:14

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * The Day After Christmas December 26, 2019 – Thursday 1 Peter 1:14  NIV 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance. Comments Ellicott’s Commentary tells us As obedient children—Literally means as children of obedience—children, i.e., in the sense of relationship, not of age. If we look at this verse in context this becomes clear. 13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober,…
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1 Peter 3:13-16

13 Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good? 14 But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. “Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened.” 15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, 16 keeping a clear conscience,…
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1 Peter 1:22-23

22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart. 23 For you have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God. 1 Peter 1:22-23 NIV 22 Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with…