The Kiss – 1 Peter 5:14

1 Peter Study

The Kiss 1Peter 5:14 How we greet someone is very important and very telling. Here the Apostle is concerned with our underlying heart attitude as we relate to others. Our greetings are directly affected by how we really feel about others. Love each other from the heart, greet each other warmly.

Sobriety – 1 Peter 5-8-11

1 Peter Study

SOBRIETY 1 Peter 5:8-11 If you are a Christian you have some really determined enemies. There is arrayed against you not only a demonic hoard but also the devil himself is your en emu as well. Seems pretty hopeless until you realize that the Scripture says that the One in you is greater than the […]

Humble Yourselves – 1 Peter 5:5-7

1 Peter Study

Humility 1Peter 5:5-7 Back in chapter 3 the goal of humility was framed in our relationships both in and outside of marriage. Here in Chapter 5 the context changes a bit to being humble inside the church.  For the leader and the follower humility is the attitude that best emulates Christ and best serves peace […]

It’s Mother’s Day – Various Scripture

Mother's Day

There is no more important calling in today’s world than motherhood. In spite of the fact that our present society devalues the mothers and the tasks they do, mothers have the hearts and minds of their children for as long as they live. There is no greater position of influence, no higher calling than to […]

What’s A Shepherd to Do? – 1 Peter 5: 1-4

1 Peter Study

What’s A Shepherd To Do? 1 Peter 5:1-4 We just might have opinions about what pastors are to be all about, but sometimes opinions are not what the Lord wants us to hold on to. The Lord tells the church what pastors are to be, what pastors are to do, how pastors are to function.  […]

Shepherding God’s Flock – 1 Peter 5: 1-5

1 Peter Study

1 Peter 5:1-4 There are important qualities that pastors must have and important descriptions of the tasks a pastor must perform. Opinions are not relevant when the Scriptures speak about this calling. Let’s hear what the Holy Spirit says about this important role in the church.