Scripture: 1 Peter 2

How to really love others

Get rid of malice, deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander.

How to grow spiritually

  • Desire for God’s Word (the Bible)
  • Humility
  • Obedience to God’s Word

God is good

  • Taste and see
  • God works things together for our good to make us more like Jesus
    Trials draw us humbly to God
  • Trials strengthen our faith and trust

Closing Questions

  • Do you know that God is good yourself?
  • Are you loving others the way God does and wants you to?
  • Do your words and actions show that you are follower of Jesus?