1 Peter is all about living with hope amidst persecution and suffering. You need a family around you to help you through the good times and the bad.
In today's passage, we see how the solution to the problem of holy living in an unholy world is not isolation but insulation.
In this first sermon from 1 Peter, Pastor Scott talks about the suffering facing the first century church as well as the suffering Christians face in the world today. Through it all, we are to find living hope because of the resurrection of Jesus Christ! Remember and focus on Christ.
We wrap up our bewilderment of Easter series by looking at the resurrection of Jesus. He is Risen! How would Jesus' followers have responded to the events of the first Holy Week? How should we?