Lay Aside the Sins of the Spirit – 1 Peter 2:1-3

The second chapter of 1st Peter is a chapter of obedience. In the first two verses Peter focuses on the need for disciples to lay aside the sins, not of the flesh, but of the Spirit. Peter calls upon those that he is writing to, much like Paul did in the book of Romans and … Continue reading Lay Aside the Sins of the Spirit – 1 Peter 2:1-3

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Building Upon the Foundations – 1 Peter 2:4-8

Peter in 1 Peter 2:4-8 and Paul in 1 Corinthians 3:10-16 instruct the disciples of Christ and the visible church here in time to build on the foundations of God. The foundations were first set down by Christ in his teachings and then built upon by the apostles. We are instructed in our time to … Continue reading Building Upon the Foundations – 1 Peter 2:4-8