First Peter Chapter Four Bible Study And Commentary

Here is a Bible study and commentary on 1st Peter chapter four.First Peter 4:1-3 “Since therefore Christ suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves with the same way of thinking, for whoever has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, so as to live for the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for human passions but for the will of God. For the time that is past suffices for doing what the Gentiles want to do, living in sensuality, passions, drunkenness, orgies, drinking parties, and lawless … [Read more...]

How Can I Find Out What My Spiritual Gifts Are?

How can we find out what our spiritual gifts are?Spiritual Gifts For one thing, none of us can boast or brag about our spiritual gifts. That’s what the Corinthian church did and they were chastised for it by the Apostle Paul. There is no room for pride in the gifts of the Spirit. The Apostle Paul sums this thought up nicely, by asking, “What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as if you did not receive it” (1st Cor 4:7)? The answer is obviously not … [Read more...]

Faith: How Can I Grow Mine?

Having a lack of faith has always been an issue for many Christians?  Are there ways to increase our faith?  How can we grow our faith?  What does the Bible say are ways to increase or grow our faith?What is Faith? Hebrews 11:1 defines biblical faith as, “the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.”  Peter saw faith as from God “who through faith are shielded by God's power until the coming of the salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time” (1 Pet 1:5). A … [Read more...]