April 23, 2017 Speaker: Scott Hanberry Series: Search Me, O God

Topic: Holiness Scripture: 1 Peter 1:13–1:22

Search Me, O God
1 Peter 1:13-22
Dr. Scott Hanberry

__________________ connects what is coming to what has just been said. What has been said?
You were given a glorious ________ ____________! (vs 3)
You were given a marvelous ________ __________! (vs 4)

(an inheritance, protection, power, hope, & help)

In light of that…. _____________ ________________ for action!

1) This new life will be a ______________. (vs 14)

Holiness is not just something that happens to you. It’s an action to pursue.
Peter says, “exercise self control” (gird up the loins of your mind)

He is telling us to _________ ________ __________.
Don’t dismiss the clear simplicity!

Don’t be alarmed when you’re tempted, but don’t _________________ to the temptation. (vs 14)
2) This new life has a _______________. (vs 17)
Set your hope on the grace to be given to you when Jesus Christ is revealed. Live as strangers here in reverent fear. Why? because you were redeemed from the empty way of life not by imperishable things…but by the blood of Jesus!

3) This new life is pursued together as a ________. (vs 22)