The Shame will be theirs

The Shame will be theirs

Today’s reading was 1 Peter 3:15-17 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, so...
Don’t Fear The Reaper

Don’t Fear The Reaper

Today’s reading was 1 Peter 3:13-14 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.” _________ The 1984 version of the NIV translates the...
Counter-Intuitive

Counter-Intuitive

Today’s reading was 1 Peter 3:8-9   8 Finally, all of you, be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.9 Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult. On the contrary, repay evil with blessing, because to this you were called so...
Holding hands in heaven

Holding hands in heaven

Today’s reading was 1 Peter 1:22-25   2 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...
I am sober this morning

I am sober this morning

Today’s reading was 1 Peter 1:13-21 13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming. 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived...