While they should still live in the wider world, Christians in some ways become outsiders. They must still maintain good and honorable relationships with their neighbors. However, they must turn away from the misguided values of society and instead focus on God's values.
[links to Bible Gateway open in a new window]Reading the Bible in Its Entirety
If you are planning to read the Bible in its entirety, you should read 1 Peter 2:1-12 today.