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For today’s installment of our 40 Days Meditation series, our brother Malaquias Garcia provides commentary on 1 Pet 4:12-19. Take a listen or click here to download.

Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed. If you are insulted for the name of Christ, you are blessed, because the Spirit of glory and of God rests upon you. But let none of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evildoer or as a meddler. Yet if anyone suffers as a Christian, let him not be ashamed, but let him glorify God in that name. For it is time for judgment to begin at the household of God; and if it begins with us, what will be the outcome for those who do not obey the gospel of God? And “If the righteous is scarcely saved, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?” Therefore let those who suffer according to God’s will entrust their souls to a faithful Creator while doing good.

1 Pet 4:12-19
Malaquias Garcia
Malaquías García is originally from Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico and studied nursing. He is a lifelong committed brother and he is living in Ann Arbor for a couple more years (until 2025) to be part of the Formation Household as a trainer and to be working for UCO Regional as a Chapter Supervisor. “Palax” (as many people call him) worked for several years in the university student outreach (MCU) in Monterrey, Mexico before moving to Michigan. He likes music, photography, reading, and watching good movies. He also likes to practice all kinds of sports but is recently more into running.
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