Heading for Home #4 – Having an Impact in Society (1 Peter 2:13-17)

Read the Bible passage

Sermon outline

Lives that point people to Jesus

  1. The ‘Big Idea’ (v 11-12)

Living in such a way that we commend the gospel to unbelievers around us.

2. Submitting to Human authorities (v13-17)

    • Submit
    • For the Lord’s sake
    • Doing good
  1. What does it mean for us in the 21stCentury?
    • Proper respect and honour to human authority
    • There are limits to our obedience/submission
    • To what degree should we engage in the political process?
    • Remember we are firstly citizens of heaven

Don’t underestimate the impact of ‘doing good’