1 Peter 3

Description

A tour of 1 Peter 3 with Ken Boa.

Peter extends this theme of submission to the marital relationship (3:1-7) and to the pursuit of harmonious relationships with others (3:8-12).  Submission to the Lordship of Christ may lead to suffering for His sake, and Peter encourages his readers to order their lives in such a way that those who slander them will be ashamed (3:13-17).  Peter also points to the work of Christ in bringing about their salvation (3:18-22).

The resurrection transformed the life of Peter, and he played a key role in the formation of the early church and in the spread of the gospel from the Jews to both the Samaritans and the Gentiles.  Peter apparently traveled extensively and ministered in various Roman provinces (1 Corinthians 9:5).  According to tradition, he was crucified upside down in Rome prior to the death of Nero in A.D. 68, probably sometime in A.D. 64-66.

READING of 1 PETER 3

Prayer:

Lord, may I sanctify Christ as Lord in my heart, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks me to give an account for the hope that is in me, yet with gentleness and reverence.

Meditation passage for today: verses 8-9, 15, 18

 

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
Leadership in the Image of God: Commitment and Image
Dr. Ken Boa
Doing the Right Thing
Dr. Ken Boa
When the Captain Speaks
Dr. Ken Boa
Divine Inferno
Dr. Ken Boa
Simple Yet True
Dr. Ken Boa
Follow Us

Want to access more exclusive iDisciple content?

Upgrade to a Giving Membership today!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple