Life Lessons from Peter (part 8)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 8) (Pstor Lee Jackson FFWC)   introduction – IN PARTs 5 – 7 of this study, WE BEGAN RECEIVING SOME VERY PRACTICAL TEACHING PETER ON LEARNING TO SUBMIT TO AUTHORITY,  PRACTICAL TEACHING REGARDING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUSBANDS AND WIVES and our relationships with others, particularly fellow believers.  NOW PETER ADDRESS THose scattered & beleagured  SAINTS OF GOD WHO ARE FACING TRIALS, suffering & persecutions. TEXT:  1ST PETER 4:1-19 (ALL … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 7)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 7) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC)   introduction – IN PART 5, LAST WEEK, WE BEGAN RECEIVING SOME VERY PRACTICAL TEACHING PETER ON “LEARNING TO SUBMIT TO AUTHORITY”.   in part 6 (1pet 3:1-7) we spoke of what god commandments & PRACTICAL TEACHING REGARDING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUSBANDS AND WIVES….in part 7 the lord speaks to us regarding our relationships with others, particularly fellow believers. TEXT:  1ST PETER 3:8-22 (ALL SCRIPTURES … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 6)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 6) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC)   introduction – IN PART 5, LAST WEEK, WE BEGAN RECEIVING SOME VERY PRACTICAL TEACHING PETER ON “LEARNING TO SUBMIT TO AUTHORITY”.   TODAY WE CONTINUE IN THAT PRACTICAL TEACHING REGARDING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUSBANDS AND WIVES.   GENESIS GIVES GOD’S ACCOUNT OF THE CREATION OF THE 1ST MAN AND THE 1ST WOMAN. (rEAD GEN 2:18 & 2: 22-24 NKJV)   MANY TODAY ARE IN DENIAL OF THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN, HUSBANDS … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 5)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 5) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC)   introduction – WE LIVE IN A DAY IN WHICH REBELLION AGAINST AUTHORITY IS COMMON PLACE AND EVEN CELEBRATED.   we and our children are exposed to it in the media, in our schools, in our colleges & universities.  it is ingrained in our culture.  it was prophecied in scripture:  2Ti 3:1-5:   This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. 2  For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, … [Read more...]

Life Lessons From Peter (part 4)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 4) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC)   TEXT: 1ST PETER 2:9-12 (NIV) 1Pe 2:9, 10: But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. 10 Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy. the 1st time we hear about a chosen people, a royal … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 3)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER (PART 3) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) TEXT: 1ST PETER 2:1-8 (NIV), 1 COR 10:1-12 (NIV)  1Pe 2:1 - 3: Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind. 2 Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, 3 now that you have tasted that the Lord is good. THEREFORE: BECAUSE OF ALL THAT WAS SAID IN CHAPTER 1.  ESP 1 PETER 1:2 LAYING ASIDE (ONCE & FOR ALL as taking … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 2)

LIFE LESSONS FROM 1ST PETER CHAPTER 1 (PART 2) (FFWCMS – 05/25/08) INTRODUCTION – (RECAP 1 PETER 1:1 – 12)  IN OUR STUDY OF 1ST PETER CHAPTER ONE LAST WEEK WE SAW THAT 1st part of our calling and election in Christ is that we were chosen to be heirs of salvation. (We talked about this last week.)  2nd part of our calling and election as heirs with Christ and children of God is to live a holy life.    God did his part, Jesus CAME AND did his part, THE HOLY SPIRIT WAS SENT & DID … [Read more...]

Life Lessons from Peter (part 1)

LIFE LESSONS FROM PETER (PART 1)   (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC)  I)                    INTRODUCTION – 1st peter written 60 – 63, just before Rome burned in 64 ad and Nero blamed it on the Christians and began the slaughter of Christians. The purpose to of this letter is to provide beleaguered, scattered, persecuted believers an eternal perspective on this life and eternal life given to them by God, through believing on Christ.  Persecution and suffering will cause either growth or bitterness in … [Read more...]