Archive for the ‘1 Peter’ Category

I was healed 2000 years ago!

1 Peter 2:24“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.” I heard Kenneth Haggin preaching on this scripture. He had a sick girl read it and re read it. To make a long story [...]

He will lift me up.

1 Peter 5:6 Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time: 7 Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you. The strongs word for exalt: http://www.apostolic-churches.net/bible/strongs/ref/?stgh=greek&stnm=5312 5312//uqow//hupsoo 1) to lift up on high, to exalt 2) metaph. 2a) to raise to the very summit of [...]

Anxiety part 2

Original Post: http://www.5dollarnachos.com/?p=1417 This is what i posted November of 2010: Lord help my heart to absorb todays scripture. So i may not forget it. Wanna know how anxious i get? I got my drivers license renewal in the mail, and i was REALLY nervous about it. I dislike the DMV greatly. So even though [...]

Fine Tuned

I”m switching gears today. This verse was the “verse of the day” on biblegateway: 1 Peter 1:4 Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature, having escaped the corruption in the world caused by evil desires. We have to separate [...]

Honor the King

Romans 13:1 Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. John Bevere taught me a lot about this subject. When you learn to respect governing authorities, you have a greater concept of Christ. How can [...]

Stumbling Stone

Romans 9:30 What then shall we say? That the Gentiles, who did not pursue righteousness, have obtained it, a righteousness that is by faith; 31 but Israel, who pursued a law of righteousness, has not attained it. 32 Why not? Because they pursued it not by faith but as if it were by works. They stumbled over [...]

Prophecy

1 Peter 1:20 20 Above all, you must understand that no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet’s own interpretation. 21 For prophecy never had its origin in the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. __ Prophecy originates with the Holy Spirit. It [...]

Restoration

1  Peter 5:10 10 And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast. 11 To him be the power for ever and ever. Amen. __ This is one of those verses [...]

Resist the devil.

1 Peter 5:8 8 Be self‑controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 9 Resist him, standing firm in the faith, because you know that your brothers throughout the world are undergoing the same kind of sufferings. ___ James 4:7 7 Submit yourselves, then, to [...]

Anxiety

1 Peter 5:7 7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. __ I didn’t want to break up verse 7 and 8, but i felt they deserved focused time. Meditate on this scripture today. It’s small, and easy. Cast your anxiety on him. 5 small words that are so hard for [...]