topics for 09/15

Please read the the passage and be prepared to discuss at least one topic.

1 Peter 1:17-19


  1. Why does Peter use the Father/children metaphor in in verses 14 and 17?
  2. What are the futile ways Peter's readers inherited from their ancestors?
  3.  What futile ways have we inherited from our ancestors?      
  4.  If we were ransomed {1. redeem, set free, deliver (LU 24.21); 2. passive be redeemed, be set free 1P 1.18)}, who owned/possessed/controlled us before?