Claim Your Christian Heritage: As Royal Priests

Time of Grace is an international Christian outreach media ministry that connects people to God’s grace through Jesus Christ so that they know they are loved and forgiven. The ministry uses television, print, social media, and the web to share the gospel with people across the U.S. and around the world. On the weekly Time of Grace television program, Pastor Mark Jeske presents Bible studies that are understandable, interesting, and can be applied to people’s lives. The program is broadcast locally, nationally, and internationally on various networks, including FreeForm (ABC Family), which is carried by virtually all cable providers in the U.S. For a complete broadcast schedule, visit Watch Time of Grace or visit, where you will find the program via streaming video and audio podcasts, as well as study guides, daily devotions, blogs, a prayer wall, and additional resources. You can also call 800.661.3311 for more information. In this section of 1 Peter, Peter tells us what God calls us: we are chosen, we are priests, we are a holy nation, and we belong to him. Knowing our status with God, we are all part of one family, connected to each other through Christ with the same mission to share the good news. We are to embrace who we are and keep the Word of God moving—sharing it with others.