The Blessings that await us.wps
1 Peter 1:4 (YLT)
4to an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and unfading, reserved in the heavens for you,
1 Peter 1:4 (Stephens)
4 εις κληρονομιαν αφθαρτον και αμιαντον και αμαραντον τετηρημενην εν ουρανοις εις ημας
Greek Strongs in G862
Romans 1:23 (KJV)23 And changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things.
1 Corinthians 15:42 (KJV)42 So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption; it is raised in incorruption:
1 Corinthians 15:53 (KJV)53 For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality.
Titus 2:7 (KJV)7 In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,
1 Peter 1:4 (KJV)4 To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fadeth not away, reserved in heaven for youb,
1 Peter 1:23 (KJV)23 Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever.
The Blessings that await us
1 Peter 1:4
*I. We must be patient and wait for them, for they are not of this world.
αφθαρτον A. They are heavenly we are earthly.
B. they are incorruptible we are corruptible.
C. They compliment our future glorified state.
*II. We should encourage ourselves with the knowledge that they are pure and sanctified.
αμιαντον A. Christ is undefiled . (Heb. 7:26)
B. Pure religion is undefiled. (James 1:27)
C. The marriage bed is undefiled. (Heb.13:4)
*III. Our joy is heightened by it’s unfading ness.
αμαραντον /The flower fades but the Word of our God never fades.The Writing on the grave fades but our salvation never fades.
The Writing on the grave fades but our salvation never fades.