Christians/Saints of God become distressed by life;s struggles but we are not a people without hope. As believers our hope is in Christ.
Verse 8 ... Man Redeemed; Faith; Immunities & Rewards of Faith, Blessedness & Joy .... Everlasting Life & Heaven Promised
Verse 9 ... Eschatology/Last Things; Heaven; The Blessedness of Heaven, Salvation
Verse 10 ... Man Redeemed; The New Covenant; Salvation Is by Grace ... Scripture; Characteristics Of Scripture; Divinely Inspired
Verses 11,12 ... Scripture; Characteristics Of Scripture; Divinely Inspired
I Peter (First Epistle of Peter)n was written by the apostle Simon Peter to:
1.Comfort & strengthen the Christians in a season of severe trial by fiery persecution.
2. Enforce the practical & spiritual duties involved in their calling.
3. To remove all doubt as to the soundness & completeness of the religion which they had received; for they had received of the knowledge & the power of the Lord Jesus Christ, to whose majesty & glory the apostle himself had been an eyewitness.
Verses 19,20,21 ... Works of God; God's Providence In Moral Discipline; Patient Endurance of Affliction
Verses 22,23 ... God; Attributes Of God As Person; Mercy & Compassion
Verse 24 ... Duties To God; Hope; Hope in God
Scripture reference used/taken from: KJV Topical Reference Bible; The International Teacher's Bible Encyclopedia Concordance KJV Precious Promise Bible, & KJV New Devotional & Explanatory Family Bible