Category Archives: 1Peter

Lamb of God V: The Good Shepherd Lays Down His Life

The Good Shepherd laid down his life for the sheep, becoming the Lamb of God, so that we could be forgiven and die to sin, and return to the Good Shepherd to follow him in righteousness. What a sacrifice! What … Continue reading

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Lamb of God III: Eternal Sacrifice

We cannot solve eternal problems with temporal solutions. Jesus is the imperishable Lamb of God. He offers our eternal answer. Jesus was chosen before the creation of the world to be the sacrifice for our sin and to give us … Continue reading

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Leadership Shepherding

The world needs more shepherds… As an approach to leadership, shepherding is a do-what-I-do leadership achieved through serving the people. Shepherds lead this way, not because they have to, but rather because they are willing…

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Eternal Perspective in the Now

The eternal perspective is front and centre today. The end of all things is near. That isn’t a scare tactic. It’s not even a prediction. It’s a call to live today like this age isn’t what my life is about. … Continue reading

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Arm Yourself

Are you committed to God’s plan and will for you? Then arm yourself with the same attitude as Jesus. Think about everything you are entitled to in your life. Those things. Hold them up to God. Agree that you are … Continue reading

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Repaying Evil With Blessing

How do you respond to insults? When people, for no reason, cut you down or criticize, what’s your response? Today we see in the example of my friend that a godly response is pleasing to the Lord and shows obedience … Continue reading

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Living Stones

This last week I was teaching Guatemalan students about building their lives on the rock of Jesus and his love for them. I didn’t share 1Peter 2 with them, yet it was on my mind as I reflected on the … Continue reading

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