Sermons on 1 Peter 2

Long for the Pure Milk of the Word

1 Peter 2:1-3

by John Piper

Long for the pure milk of the Word. Do not settle for spiritual fatalism. It is not God's will for you.

Treasuring Christ Together Above All Things

1 Peter 2:1-10

by John Piper

What is Bethlehem's strategy for spreading a passion for the supremacy of God in all things to all the world?

Treasuring Christ Together, Part 1

1 Peter 2:1-12

by John Piper

Why God Laid a Stone of Stumbling

1 Peter 2:4-8

by John Piper

No human can thwart the purposes of God, neither by belief nor unbelief.

Becoming a Spiritual House and Holy Priesthood

1 Peter 2:4-8

by John Piper

Are the sacrifices we offer spiritual sacrifices?

How Much Is Jesus Worth?

1 Peter 2:7

by John Piper

Your power to give a compassionate witness about Jesus is in direct proportion to how precious Jesus is to you.

Christian Identity and Christian Destiny

1 Peter 2:9-10

by John Piper

God made us who we are to show the world who he is.

Proclaiming the Excellencies of Christ, Not Prosperity, Among the Nations

1 Peter 2:9-12

by John Piper

All nations will be reached only with the wealth-renouncing witness of cross-cultural missionaries.

Christ, Culture, and Abortion

Sanctity of Life Sunday

1 Peter 2:9-17

by John Piper

Social involvement is demanded by a biblical orientation toward life.

The War Against the Soul and the Glory of God

1 Peter 2:11-12

by John Piper

The two greatest issues in life are how the soul of man might not be destroyed and how the glory of God might not be belittled.

"Tentmakers" in Minneapolis

1 Peter 2:12

by John Piper

God wants you to see your job primarily in terms of its strategic effect in making him known.

Good Deeds and the Glory of God

Sunday Evening Message

1 Peter 2:12

by John Piper

God has given us the joy of spiritual sight so that we might spread the reputation of our eye doctor.

Slaves of God: Free from All to Honor All

1 Peter 2:13-17

by John Piper

The aim of life—including our social and political life—is to live to God.

Being Pro-Life Christians Under a Pro-Choice President

Sanctity of Life Sunday

1 Peter 2:13-17

by John Piper

How shall we obey God's command to honor the king—or the president, or the governor—when they promote dishonorable deeds?

How To Suffer for Doing What Is Right

1 Peter 2:18-23

by John Piper

Radical Christianity, real Christianity, makes a difference.

He Trusted to Him Who Judges Justly

1 Peter 2:18-25

by John Piper

Our calling, our vocation is to be misunderstood, criticized, ignored, and hurt for doing what is right, and not to return hurt for hurt.

Christ Died for Our Sins That We Might Die to Sin

1 Peter 2:21-25

by John Piper

Jesus died for us to make us like him.