Are We Sober-Minded Christians?

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1 Peter 1:13-16 ESV

“Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance, but as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, since it is written, ‘You shall be holy, for I am holy.’”

For those of us who are in Christ Jesus by genuine faith in him, we need to prepare our minds for action. What kind of action? Well, the Christian life is a walk of faith in Jesus Christ whereby we daily die with Christ to sin and to self, and we walk in obedience to his commands in holiness and righteousness in the power of God’s Spirit who now dwells within us.

Also, as followers of…

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