10/2: Building Our Faith, 1 Peter 2:11-25

1 Peter 2:11-12 is a turning point in the book. We see Peter leaving his longer theological explanations, instead going for quick application to specific social situations and institutions. How does a Christian function in an employer-employee relationship? How does a Christian function in a marriage, especially a Christian woman who may not have a believing husband? How does the Christian relate to a state which may, or may not, be justly treating them? We explore the basic concept and two of these social areas as we look at 1 Peter 2:11-25, delving into the area of Church-State relationships and employer-employee relationships. As the Lord leads, read and meditate on this passage this week and prepare your hearts before the Lord....
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