Guiding Scripture:1 Peter 4:12 Dear friends, don't be surprised at the fiery trials you are going through, as if something strange were happening to you.
Our guiding commandment for living this life is to love God, love ourselves, and love others! If we do that correctly and follow the example of Christ Jesus, we shine light in dark areas and get rid of confusion.
We are all aliens, foreigners, exiles living in this world because we are not yet in the promised eternity.
We don't conform to the ways of this world; as Christ is revealed, we prepare our minds and be renewed according to the WORD and the not world.
1 Peter 1:2 ‘who have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through the sanctifying work of the Spirit, to be obedient to Jesus Christ and sprinkled with his blood..