2013.10.20 - David Whiting - 1 Peter - Presenting the Gospel Persuasively
New Testament writers often talk about WHAT the Gospel is, WHY it is so important, but rarely do they talk about HOW to share the Gospel. In the passage we will be studying, Peter gives advice about how to share the Gospel in persuasive ways.
2013.10.06 - David Whiting - 1 Peter- How to Love Your Life and See Good Days
How would you respond to someone who said that the goal of their life is to love their life and see good days? My guess is you might pity them, correct them or pray for them. But Peter sets that up as an appropriate goal for life. We should love life and see good days. How can that be and what does that look like? In our passage we will study today, Peter gives us careful instructions on how to love the lives God has given to us and how to experience great days while we are here on earth.
2013.10.06 - David Whiting - 1 Peter- What Every Wife Needs From Her Husband
For six verses, Peter has addressed wives and their responsibilities in marriage. Now for one verse, Peter turns to husbands. And in this verse clearly helps us understand why submission should never be difficult for our wives.
2013.09.29 - David Whiting - 1 Peter- How to Change Your Husband
Every husband needs to change and every wife wants her husband to change. Yet there is something inside of a wife and something inside of a husband that results in the very way a wife tries to get her husband to change makes him most resistant to change. The passage of Scripture we will study today talks about how to get your husband to change without nagging or manipulation.
2013.09.22 - David Whiting - 1 Peter- The Bible's Most Unpopular Word
The word "submit" is as close to a swear word if viewed as a cultural swear word and has caused many to label Christianity as sexist. Why does the Bible insist so strongly on submission? What does it really mean? And perhaps as importantly, what doesn't it mean? This talk will address those issues for marriage.