Serve One AnotherFebruary 5, 2023
“Serve One Another”
1 Peter 4:7-11
1 Peter 4:7a (NIV) — The end of all things is near.
Psalms 90:12 (NIV) — Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.
1 Peter 4:7 (NIV) — The end of all things is near. Therefore be alert and of sober mind so that you may pray.
“We pray not to recharge our batteries for the business of getting back to the concerns of daily life, but rather to be transformed by God so that the myths and fictions of our life might fall like broken shackles from our wrists.” — James Finley
1 Peter 4:8 (NIV) — Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.
a. My is your space.
1 Peter 4:9 (NIV) — Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling.
b. My are your gifts.
1 Peter 4:10 (NIV) — Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.
1 Peter 4:11 (NIV) — If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.