Notes From The Cove

 

Living with Hope: Prepare your Minds for Action

Through the years, I have been taught that whenever I see the word “therefore” I am to look back to see what it is “there for”. In this case, Peter, in his letter to the scattered, scared, persecuted church in Asia, reminded them of who they were in Christ, which is, chosen by God. In addition, he told them where they were to look for their hope, which is salvation in Jesus Christ, freely given by His grace and protected by the power of the Holy Spirit. Peter begins to lay out the game plan for living with hope. This week we look at the first prepare our minds for…