Contributed by Tony Fox on May 17, 2016
Peter wrote to the strangers scattered abroad because of religious persecution not to think it strange when the fiery trials come as though something strange happened to them. They were rather to rejoice in the trials that come their way.
The Positive Benefits of Negative Things
May 15, 2016, a.m. (1Peter 4:1-19) Command Baptist Church
TEXT: Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened unto you: But rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of Christ's