1 Peter 2:11-12 – 11 Beloved, I urge you as sojourners and exiles to abstain from the passions of the flesh, which wage war against your soul. 12 Keep your conduct among the Gentiles honorable, so that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day of visitation.
A. Living with a Sense of Urgency
B. Living as Salt and Light
1. A life of self-denying warfare
2. A Life of Christ-like virtue and good works
a. Salt and light conduct is consistent – 1 Peter 2:12, Philippians 1:20, 1:27, 2:14-15
b. Salt and light conduct has a goal – 1 Peter 2:12, 1 Peter 4:11, John 8:29, John 17:4, Matthew 5:13-16, Colossians 1:9-10, Titus 2:11-14
c. The good works of salt and light conduct – 1 Peter 2:12, Eph. 2:8-10