"We are to submit to the state...right up to the point where obedience to the state would involve us in disobedience to God.” John Stott
1 Peter 2:11–25
'Knowing who we are and what we are to do in the midst of persecution'
1 Peter 2:4–10
'As obedient children, we are spurred on by hope and fear to be holy.'
1 Peter 1:13 – 2:3
Hope as new as childbirth, hope as old as Scripture
1 Peter 1:1–12