Suffering as God’s People Pt 2

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: 1 Peter
Sermon Info:
Continuing Peter’s teaching on suffering as a Christian… We see that God as a good Father turns our suffering to our good to prepare us for our future with him. In suffering God is preparing us for future glory, preparing us to escape future judgment, and preparing us for present service. We close with some ways to better entrust yourself to God when you experience suffering.

Suffering as God’s People

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: 1 Peter
Sermon Info:
When living for the will of God, you will face opposition from the world, especially in the form of verbal criticism. In this passage we will see how Peter warns us to expect suffering and to properly interpret suffering, so that we can bear insults together with confidence and compassion.

Living for God’s Will Pt 2

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: 1 Peter
Sermon Info:
In this sermon we consdier further what it means to live for the will of God, by replacing the old life of disobedience and self-rule with a life of love to God and to our neighbors. We respond to the salvation we have received in Jesus by living for the End, living for your Brothers, and living for God.

Living for God’s Will

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: 1 Peter
Sermon Info:
We look at the focus of the Christian life after being saved and united to Christ. You must consider your old life of sin and selfishness to be dead, and live now for the will of God. In order to help you live for the will of God, you need to remember your Rescuer, and remember what He rescues you from.

Present Assurance and Future Hope

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: 1 Peter
Sermon Info:
Peter provides several forms of assurance to help Christians face suffering. We assurance in the example of Crhist, the work of Christ, and our union with Christ. In considering these assurances in Christ, we should be motivated to live hopeful and faithful in Christ even when troubled by fear and conflict.