Author Archives: Peter Cheyne

14.4.19 – Palm Sunday: An Object-Lesson in Submission – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 2:13-25 What is Peter’s instruction to Christians facing persecutions? Submit! He uses the word “submit” 6 times in this letter. Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every human authority (2:13). Slaves, in reverent fear of God … Continue reading

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7.4.19 – Shocking Goodness – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 2:11-25. Can you remember some of what we have seen in this letter already? Context of suffering and persecution But they have come to faith in Jesus Jesus died for them They have been redeemed. They have … Continue reading

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31.3.19 – Chosen For A Purpose – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 2:4-10 Peter uses one main image (living stones being built into a spiritual building) and a whole list of phrases that might be hard to grasp: a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special … Continue reading

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24.3.19 – Under Pressure, Be Even More Christian – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 1:13-2:3 I have found this week very confusing. A nation-wide Muslim call to prayer stating that there is no God but Allah. Was that simply a call to prayer and everyone was free to pray in their … Continue reading

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17.3.19 – It Is All Grace. Praise God! – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 1:3-12 Last week we talked about how Peter wrote this letter to Christians in north-west Turkey because of persecution breaking out, first in Rome but spreading to parts of the Empire. This week we have witnessed a … Continue reading

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10.3.19 – God’s Word To God’s Elect – Peter Cheyne

Read 1 Peter 1:1-12 How would you describe the relationship between Christians (or, the church) and our society? Some of us remember when church services were broadcast every week on the radio. Now, there is virtually no acknowledgment of Christianity … Continue reading

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3.3.19 – Feet washing? – Annie-Kate Williams

Read John 13:1-17 How clean are your feet? Under those socks and shoes how clean are those feet? Toes can get all sorts of fungal infections, ingrown toenails causing infection, bacteria that can really smell. It’s not something we do … Continue reading

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