Monday, February 29, 2016

Calvary Family Series 4: Living Stones 1 Peter 2:1-10 2-28-16

Family Sermon Series  4: Living Stones  1 Peter 2:1-10

I. He is the Cornerstone

A. Rejected by many
1. Tripped over
2. Rejected

B. Accepted by Some

Though through the narrow gate: Matthew 7:13-14  

C. Chosen as a Valuable Stone - the Cornerstone and foundation

II. He is the Living Stone

A. He is not Dead, He is Alive

Luke 24:5-6 

B. In Him there is Life Abundant John 10:10

C. In Him there is Life Eternal "made alive in Him"

Ephesians 2:4-5 

III. We are Living Stones in His Spiritual House

A. We are a Spiritual House cf Hebrews 3:1-6

B. The Spirit Moves in a Spiritual Way

1. Orchestrating - coordinating, not coincidental
2. Interacting - guiding and nurturing
3. Intervening - stepping in and redirecting, disciplining when necessary

C. We are a Worshiping Family