Topics for 07/05

Please read the passage and be prepared to discuss the topics.

1 Peter 5:5-7


  1. "Elders"--is this older people in the church or leaders of the church?
  2. Why is the "clothing" metaphor used?
  3. Of which of Jesus' teachings does verse 6 remind you?
  4. Verse 7 is connected to verse 6. Logically, how does it fit into this discussion of humility?
  5. How do we "cast all our anxieties" on God while still maintaining responsibility for them?