Heading for Home #3 – A Chosen and Precious People (1 Peter 2:4-10)

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Sermon outline

What do you want to be when you grow up?

  1.     Christian vocation Starts with Jesus (v4)
    • How can Jesus be chosen?
    • He is a PRECIOUS living stone (v6 – quoting from Isaiah 28)
    • Jesus value is not based on his popularity
    • Jesus divides people
    • We are a church that treasures Jesus (2v24; 3v18)
  1. Our Vocation – in more detail
    • Believers are living stones (v5)
    • Believers are priests (v5; Exodus 19v5-6)
      • Priests in the Old Testament?
      • Priests now? (v9-10)
      • What are spiritual sacrifices?

With Great Privilege Comes Great Responsibility

  •  Each day let’s make sure we ‘turn up.’