Defined By Mercy
Series: 1 Peter
Category: Justice and Mercy
Speaker: Joshua Holland
Main Point: Come to Jesus with a heart wanting mercy and showing mercy.
I. Develop a desire to be more like Jesus. (v.1-3)
A. Turn from being selfish to merciful.
B. We help ourselves to the Word that nourishes new life.
C. Hunger for God’s Word is a sign of Christ-life in you.
II. Depend daily on Jesus. (v.4-8)
A. Your value is connected to Jesus Christ.
B. Your work rests on Jesus Christ.
C. All who refuse Jesus will be judged by Him.
III. Decide to live a life marked by mercy. (v.5, 9-10)
A. You are no longer your own.
B. You display God’s mercy.