We are strangers in this world, on vacation in a foreign land, with advantages the natives of this world don't even begin to understand. But do we realize what those advantages are, and what difference those blessings can mean to our lives?
OPEN: (Video of MercyMe’s “Shake”)
How many of you have ever been on a vacation?
Me too. Going on Vacation can be a very pleasurable experience…as long as you know where you’re going and what to expect when you get there. But not everybody does.
Travel agents have
1 Peter 1:1-12, 1 Peter 2:1-12
Death, Mercy, Fear, Baptism, Forgiveness, Ecclesiastes, Travel, Vain, Resurrection, Heaven, Vanity, Salvation, Free, Power, Rome, Resolution, Change, Troubles, Transformation, Memories, Citizenship, Born Again, Sanctify, Home, Elect, Rejoice, Visa, New Year, Inheritance, New Beginning, Trial, Grave, Germany, Shake, Credit Card, Strangers, Living Hope, Pity, Galen, Rodney Stark, Rick Stacy, Remake, Foreign, Free People, Berlin Wall, Communist, Hawaii, Time Zone, Airplane, Frustrate
Christian/Church Of Christ