1 Peter 3

LIVING.HOPE.

Part 9: Living the Good Life 2

1 Peter 3:8-22

1.  A good life results from GOOD RELATIONSHIPS  (vs. 8-12)

Walking in the right direction:   (v.8)

·  Live In HARMONY

·  Be SYMPATHETIC

· LOVE as a BROTHER

· Have COMPASSION

· Show HUMILITY

Talking in the right direction:  (vs.9-12)

· RESTRAIN from RETALIATION

· REFRAIN from  DECEPTION

· RESTORE with BLESSING

2.  A good life results from being a GOOD WITNESS  (vs.13-17)

Three truths about witnessing:

· We are a witness at ALL TIMES (v.13-14)

· We are a witness in the POWER of CHRIST

· We are a witness in WORD and ACTION (vs.15-16)

3.  A good life results from ACCEPTING the GOOD NEWS   (vs. 18-22)

· Christ SUFFERED and DIED  for you and me      (v.18)

· We have VICTORY through HIS RESURRECTION        (v.21b-22)