Live Honorably Even When Your Beliefs are Called Evil

1 Peter 2:12 (MEV): Live your lives honorably among the Gentiles, so that though they speak against you as evildoers, they shall see your good works and thereby glorify God in the day of visitation.Though this was written to Jewish believers, it stands with very poignant encouragement for today. The news is rife with the …

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Jesus is our Example in Submitting to Suffering

1 Peter 2:18–19 (MEV): Servants, be submissive to your masters with all fear, not only to the good and gentle, but also to the harsh. For this is commendable, if because of conscience toward God a person endures grief, suffering unjustly.It is an ugly and brutal world. Back in our previous excisions (verse 13,) Peter …

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