Peter

NewLSFB472: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Acts 12 and 13

In verse one of chapter 12 we read that King Herod had arrested some of the Christians in order to persecute them. And in verse two we read that Herod had James, the brother of John put to death with the sword. That’s all that is said about James. The narrative moves quickly to the…

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NewLSFB425: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Matthew 16

In this chapter we see Jesus chiding his disciples with the words, “…you of little faith.” And then a little later, He asks a question to test their faith. “Who do you say that I am?” Peter, that passionate impulsive man that he is says, “You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God!”…

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NewLSFB366: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Peter 1-3

I’d like to just briefly touch on a couple of points made by Peter. First, the topic of false teachers. They were a problem in Old Testament times, they were a problem in the early church, and they are a problem today. False teachers are usually students of the human mind and human weaknesses, and…

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NewLSFB364: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Peter 3-5

In today’s comments I’d like to address chapter 5, verses 1 through 6. Peter tells the older members to be shepherds to God’s flock from a sincere desire and not for money, and do so by providing a good example, not by lording it over them. And then he tells the younger folks that they…

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NewLSFB362: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Peter 1 and 2

This book was written by the Apostle Peter. The one who denied Jesus three times on the night of his crucifixion. The one to whom Jesus said, “Get behind me, Satan!” and “Upon this rock I will build my church.” In chapter 1, Peter called the people to holy living. He told them not to…

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