We all know what it means to prepare. Preparation played a vital role in the worship of God’s people in the Old Testament. But what about us? The New Testament contains some spectacular promises (1 Peter 2:9-10) and assurances (1 Peter 2:4-5) of our identity in Christ. What, then, is required of us as redeemed children of God under the new covenant of Christ, and what role does preparation continue to play?