1 Peter: Living Stone and Living Stones

Christ is called a Living Stone, a Chief Cornerstone... Christians are called Living Stones and a Holy Priesthood. What amazing identities we have. How do we live these out? Peter explains these things in this text.

Ephesians 2:11-22
1 Peter 2:1-10,1:3,1:19-22,1:14-16
Romans 12:1
Psalm 51:17,141:2
Hebrews 13:15
Philippians 4:18

Sermon discussion questions for parents to use with their children:

  • What is the history behind the concept of a Living Stone?

  • Why are Christians called living stones?

  • Describe how this living temple is similar to and different from the Old Testament temple.

  • How are Christians all priests?

  • What should we be doing as priests?

  • What are our sacrifices?