Hopeful Resilience (1 Peter 5:6–14)

Main Point: Stand with hope as you suffer for Jesus.


  1. Humble Yourselves (vv. 6–7)
  2. Resist the Devil (vv. 8–9)
  3. Hope in God (vv. 10–11)
  4. Stand firm in Grace (vv. 12–14)

Additional Sermon Content

How do we cast our cares?

  1. Name your Care. (Out Loud or Write it Down)
  2. Name God’s Care. (Out Loud or Write it Down)
  3. Give it to God. “God, I give you this care (fill in the blank) because you care for me.”


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