Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 2:5
1 Peter 2:1-10
“Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings” (1 Peter 2:1).
All. Of. It.
Don’t hang on to it.
Let it go.
Drop it…and get out of there.
It sounds so easy.
I don’t think some of those trouble me. And I’m glad.
But malice and envy can ensnare me so quickly at times.
They’ve all got to go.
Otherwise, how shall I…
“…desire the sincere milk of the word…” (1 Peter 2:2)?
“…offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God…” (1 Peter 2:5)?
“…shew forth the praises of him…” (1 Peter 2:9)?