Questions for Wed, Jun 17th (1 Pet 3-5)
1 Pet 3-5
1.) In what way can a woman convert her unbelieving husband?
They can be won over by your behavior, purity and reverence of their lives.
2.) Where should a woman's true beauty be found?
The beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit.
3.) Women that possess great inward beauty are called daughters of who?
Daughters of Sarah.
4.) What do godly husbands and wives share together?
They are heirs of the gracious gift of life.
5.) How should we live with one another?
Live in harmony and love.
6.) What should we always be prepared to do and how should we do it?
Always be prepared to give an answer with gentleness and respect.
7.) It is better to suffer for doing what?
To suffer for doing good rather than evil.
8.) How many people were saved on the ark?
Eight, Noah and his three sons and all of their wives.
9.) Were they saved "by water" or "through water"
10.) What is it that saves us now?
Immersion in water.
11.) How does it save us?
It saves us by the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The saving power is the resurrection. The mode of deliverance to the people is "through" water.
12.) When you suffer for Christ it becomes easier to avoid what?
It is easier to avoid sin.
13.) Why does the world think we are strange?
Because we attempt to restrain ourselves from the pleasures of this world.
14.) What does it mean we can be judged by men in regard to the body but live according to God in regard to the spirit?
The world can think anything about us but we should only care about God judging our spirit.
15.) What does love do?
Love covers over a multitude of sins.
16.) In all things we try to do, who should be praised?
God should be praised through Jesus Christ.
17.) How should we act if we are persecuted for Christ?
Rejoice that you can participate in the sufferings of Christ.
18.) What was Peter besides an apostle?
He says he is also an elder.
19.) How does God want elders to be?
Willing to do the work, eager to serve, being an example to the flock.
20.) What is the reward for elders?
A crown of glory that will never fade away.
21.) What does God oppose and what does He give grace to?
He opposes the proud and gives grace to the humble.
22.) How is the devil like a lion?
He prowls around looking for someone to devour.
23.) Who helped Peter write this letter?
24.) What is probably the city that is represented by Babylon?