A Final Word on Suffering

A Final Word on Suffering
2018-10-28
Preacher:
Passage: 1 Peter 4:12-19
Service Type:
What Not to Do What To Do When Suffering
1. Don't be Surprised 1. Rejoice for Future Glory & Present Blessings
2. Don't deserve your suffering 2. Remember the future. Yours & theirs.
3. Don't be ashamed of being a Christian 3. Commit yourselves to God & continue to do what's right.

Why am I suffering?

  • Because I am following Jesus --> Persevere
  • Because I am not following Jesus --> Repent

Who is causing me suffering?

  • Unbelievers 1 Peter 4:16
  • ¬†Other Believers 1 Peter 4:19
  • Broken World 1 Peter 4:19

What is God Doing 1 Peter 1:6-7

  • Refining your faith

What should I do?

A Final word on Suffering 1 Peter 4:19