They May be Our Good Works – 1 Peter 2:9-12

1 Peter 2:12 gives us instruction about the good works we are supposed to do. While it can be of some benefit for disciples of Christ to do good works that can be seen by others, Peter encourages disciples to do good works for non-believers in a way that they can behold those good works. … Continue reading They May be Our Good Works – 1 Peter 2:9-12

Obey the Ordinances of Men – 1 Peter 2:12-20

The Christian church should not be turned into a political arm or be tied to a political ideology.  Rather, scripture commands us to obey our leaders and to follow the ordinances of men, not for the sake of men but because if we are engaged in the battles of this world then we are taking … Continue reading Obey the Ordinances of Men – 1 Peter 2:12-20