1 Peter 1

Description

A tour of 1 Peter 1 with Ken Boa.

First Peter gives us a divine perspective on living as aliens and strangers in a world that is increasingly hostile to the gospel of Christ.  Each of its five chapters alludes to suffering as a very real part of the Christian experience.  This letter provides us with counsel and comfort in times of adversity and affliction by pointing us to the living hope we have in our relationship with Christ.

This epistle presents the grace of God in our salvation and uses this as the foundation for an attitude of submission in the context of suffering for Christ’s sake.  It begins with a portrait of salvation in terms of the believer’s future hope of an imperishable inheritance (1:3-5), the joy that is available in spite of present trials (1:6-9), and the predictions of this salvation in the past (1:10-12). 

READING of 1 PETER 1

Prayer:

Lord, I bless You, the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to Your great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to obtain an imperishable inheritance.

Meditation passage for today: verses 3-5, 8-9, 13, 22-23

 

Please register for a free account to view this content

We hope you have enjoyed the 10 discipleship resources you have read in the last 30 days.
You have exceeded your 10 piece content limit.
Create a free account today to keep fueling your spiritual journey!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple

Related
God of All Grace
Dr. Ken Boa
I Can’t Imagine!
Dr. Ken Boa
Master and Captain
Dr. Ken Boa
Who the Devil Sees
Dr. Ken Boa
Questions and Answers with Dr. Ken Boa
Dr. Ken Boa
Follow Us

Want to access more exclusive iDisciple content?

Upgrade to a Giving Membership today!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple