August 19, 2018
“Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.”1 Peter 2:5
Don’t let your spiritual house get demolished by carnal pride. Let it stand strong against spoilers who bring spite to tear down your walls; who bring malice to move your foundations; who bring chisels and saws of arrogance to cut away the flooring of your convictions. Stay away from the carnal enmities and your spiritual house will stand. Choose holiness over hostility and your spiritual house will stand.
“But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:”1 Peter 2:9
Chosen generation has to do with the timing. His truth endures to every generation. God has a special people in any era who stand against error! A royal priesthood has to do with your direct lineage. You trace your roots back to the upper room. An holy nation has to do with your location in the evil world. You are to affect your country with the testimony of the cross; changing its character from ruin to Revival. A peculiar people has to do with your separation. You stand out in appearance attitude and aim. Listen now…