Category Archives: 1 Peter

Show Me Your Doctrine

Is right doctrine more a matter of what you say you believe or what you show you believe? If you read the book of Titus (and the book of James for that matter), I think you’ll find that right doctrine … Continue reading

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Seek the Welfare of the City

“For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord…” Can you complete that verse from memory? Many Christians can. Jeremiah 29:11 is one of the most referenced verses from the Old Testament. If you’re not as familiar … Continue reading

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For You Know That We Who Preach…

“First Peter ends next week right?” “Yeah.” “What are you going to preach next?” “I’m thinking 1 Thessalonians…maybe.” “How did you decide on that?” This was part of a conversation I had with my Dad this last Sunday. I’m not … Continue reading

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Signing Off: Letter to an Exile

This coming Sunday will be our 20th (consecutive) and final Sunday in the book of First Peter. The Letter to an Exile is finally concluding at LifePoint. I have really enjoyed this letter. Here is a summary of the “big … Continue reading

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Spirits in Prison Part 4

I hope this series has been informative for you. You can catch up here with part 1, part 2, and part 3. Here is a picture of the various theories as I laid them out on the extremely large white … Continue reading

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Spirits in Prison Part 3

Sometimes when you are trying to exegete (‘pull out’ what is there) a passage of Scripture you find an idea that appeals to you in a certain way. Under these circumstances it can be easy to settle for that interpretation … Continue reading

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Spirits in Prison Part 2

To catch up on our series this week on 2thesource, check out part 1. Here are the three theories we are going to examine this week: 1) Hell’s 2nd Chance (today) 2) Jesus Touchdown Dance (tomorrow) 3) Flashback Look Forward … Continue reading

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