NextLevel Online: Exiles; A Study in 1 Peter

Session 7: 1 Peter 5:1-14 (Look Out & Look Up)

Maintain Your Identity in Your Suffering


Classroom Instructions

Materials: Lesson Outline

Read 1 Peter 5:1-14

Look out for one another, God will look out for you

Shepherds look out for the sheep (5:1-5)

  • Ezekiel 34
  • Hebrews 13:17

Look up to God who looks out for you (5:6-7)

  • Humble yourself

    • Pride causes us to say:
      • Only I can
      • Only I care
      • Only I will
  • God can (History)

  • God cares (Him)

  • God will (Hope)

Trust in God’s Timing

1 Peter 5:10–11And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you. 11 To him be the dominion forever and ever. Amen.

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