Contributed by Lonnie Erwin on Feb 20, 2015
The "new birth" gives us a desire for the Word of God. Peter uses the analogy of a baby that is born into this world, from the moment of birth the baby has a hunger. When we are "born again" we have a hunger to know more about God.
Title: "Living Word "
Big Idea: Purified Soul, Sincere Love, a New Birth, Desire For a New Life, Spiritual Growth.
1) The Word Produces - a Purified Soul (vs.1:22)
2) The Word Produces - a New birth (vs. 1:23)
3) The Word Produces - Spiritual Growth (vs. 2:2)
Read Sermon Text: 1 Peter