Sermons tagged with ‘1 Peter’

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Reading: 1 Peter 1:13-21 Dear Friends, Hope is a major theme in the introduction part of this letter.  Verse 3, 13 and 21 give us an awful lot to talk about.  What are you   hoping for right now?  What’s your guarantee that it happens? Peter has an awful lot to say about such things. Peace, Pastor Dave

Suffering Many Trials


Reading: 1 Peter 1:3-12 Dear Friends, When you encounter obstacles and road blocks how do you respond?  When it seems like something is holding you back, what do you do?  That’s the scenario that Peter addresses in today’s reading.  Hint: your answer might be different than what Peter says we SHOULD do. Peace, Pastor Dave



Reading: 1 Peter 1:3-12 Dear Friends, Here’s the nerdy part: verses 3 – 12 are actually all one huge, long sentence as Peter wrote it.  Here’s the applicable part: Peter begins his letter with praise! He has a spontaneous and loud burst of praise and then rattles off several things about God that stirs such praise.  That’s […]

Elect Exiles


This week we start a new sermon series – “1 Peter – Called * Chosen Exiles * Suffering”……..1 Peter is really an awesome book of the Bible and this will be a great journey for us at Resurrection!  Peter writes to the elect exiles.  He writes to encourage and comfort them through life’s struggles.  He writes to reveal […]