Properly Clothed

Today’s reading: 1 Peter 5:1-5 In 1 Peter 5, Peter provides instruction on relationships and interacting and functioning within the body of Christ–first for leaders, then to those being led and lastly to the entire group. For those in a leadership role,...

Loud Example

Today’s reading: 1 Peter 3:1-7 “Actions speak louder than words” is a well-known saying, and based on what I’ve experienced, it certainly hits the mark. Our conduct truly does broadcast the condition of our heart. Peter delivers a similar...

Intentional Growth

Today’s reading: 1 Peter 2:1-3 Once we receive Christ as our Savior, it’s God’s desire that we grow spiritually and become more and more like Christ, deepening our relationship with Him in doing so. But unlike physical growth, which happens...

Preparing Our Mind

Today’s reading: 1 Peter 1:13 One verse and its instruction jumped off the page at me this morning–1 Peter 1:13: “Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the...

Tests

Today’s reading: 1 Peter 1:3-12 On pretty much any given week, most of us encounter difficulty in some area of our life–from something minor and isolated to something that’s a major, all-consuming circumstance. Given that difficulties are going to...