1 Peter 1:24; 1 Peter 2:2; 1 Peter 2:25; 1 Peter 3:6; 1 Peter 4:11-12; 1 Peter 5:8; 1 Peter 5:12
For, "ALL FLESH IS LIKE GRASS, AND ALL ITS GLORY LIKE THE FLOWER OF GRASS. THE GRASS WITHERS, AND THE FLOWER FALLS OFF,
like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,
For you were continually straying like sheep, but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Guardian of your souls.
just as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord , and you have become her children if you do what is right without being frightened by any fear.
Whoever speaks, is to do so as one who is speaking the utterances of God; whoever serves is to do so as one who is serving by the strength which God supplies; so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.
Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;
Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.
Through Silvanus, our faithful brother (for so I regard him), I have written to you briefly, exhorting and testifying that this is the true grace of God. Stand firm in it!