Peter: The Disciple part 7e

The Lion Who Roars I Peter 5:8-10 During the time of the Roman empire lions were frequently portrayed n aggressive poses in statues and in mosaics on buildings and in public squares. Peter comes along and suddenly paints a word picture describing the devil as roaring lion. In fact Peter uses words and “Be sober,Continue reading “Peter: The Disciple part 7e”

Peter the Disciple part 7d

Humility of a Servant I Peter 5:5-7 Likewise you younger people submit yourselves to your elders. Yes, all of you be submissive to one another, and be clothed with humility, for God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble. Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt youContinue reading “Peter the Disciple part 7d”

Peter: The Disciple part 7c

The Problem of Lording Over I Peter 5:2, 3; Mathew 20:24-24 I Peter 5:2-3 “Shepherd the flock of God which is among you, serving as overseers, not by compulsion but willingly, not for dishonest gain but eagerly; nor as being lords over those entrusted to you but being examples to the flock.” We talked aboutContinue reading “Peter: The Disciple part 7c”