“To Be or Not To Be Like Christ” // Week 14 (1 Peter 4:1-6)

“To Be or Not To Be Like Christ” // Week 14 (1 Peter 4:1-6)

As Citizens of Heaven, we arm ourselves with the resolve of Christ in suffering justly for doing good and therefore we live differently than the world.  1- Arm yourself with the resolve of Christ (v. 1): Be willing to suffer rather than give into sin.  ...
“To Be or Not To Be Like Christ” // Week 14 (1 Peter 4:1-6)

“Why Do Good?” // Week 12 (1 Peter 3:13-16)

Why do good? To have the opportunity to share the message of Christ. Why do we share?  Because Christ is Lord of your life. Why is Christ Lord of your life?  Because you fear God more than you fear man. So, as citizens of Heaven, we do good, even under...
Deacons // “The Call to Serve” (Acts 6:1-7 / 1 Timothy 3:8-13)

Deacons // “The Call to Serve” (Acts 6:1-7 / 1 Timothy 3:8-13)

The church should always select from among themselves men of high character who are tested and qualified to serve as Deacons. Here are the characteristics and qualifications of being a Deacon. 1) Deacons are problem solvers, not problem starters (6:1) 2) Deacons serve...
“To Be or Not To Be Like Christ” // Week 14 (1 Peter 4:1-6)

“Blessed to Be a Blessing” // Week 11 (1 Peter 3:8-12)

As citizens of Heaven, believers inherit eternal blessing from God and are called to live and speak in such a way that represents the gift and blesses others.   1- We Show our Faith by Properly Loving One Another (v. 8) 2- Remember, Two Wrongs Don’t Make a...