There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. – Romans 8:1,37-39
IF you are “in Christ”, everything is new for you. Your name can go on every line in this list below! Test yourself. Maybe there is more to your Christian life than what you are experiencing.
We are given new life in Christ when we accept Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Oh the wonder of passing from being “God-damned” to being “marvelously saved by Jesus”. We then begin growing into our natural new life in Christ. Oh how marvelous this journey! Ephesians chapter 1 lists “the natural order of things” in our spiritual dimension.
Satan had it. Israel had it. Uzziah had it. Peter warned against it. Arrogance and pride. So easy to see in others. So difficult to see in myself: pride in one’s self It seems to be one of those sins “that goes before you…” announcing itself to others (before you even arrive!). […]
Sinners who accept sin, who conform themselves to their flesh – in whatever form, remain under condemnation still. If you struggle with sin, that means you are not accepting of it. You are rejecting sin but finding your flesh overwhelming. Born-again followers do that. There is a difference between being a sinner – versus living in sin. All born-again believers are sinners, but they have rejected sin by turning to Christ. They have been freed by God – from condemnation.
Can you explain to someone else what the Bible requires for salvation? Paul wrote to make sure we know.
-commentary about the March 11, 2016 article, How Christianity explains Trump, by writer Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry. Very interesting how major writers write about religion in our country. I am always interested when they write about my faith, to see if they get it right. Some really get it wrong. They write as if they know what the […]
Do you know who you are? If you are truly in Christ – you are much more than what many believers think they are! See this interactive document by CGrobler.
Option: open original interactive Excel document here: Who Are You In Christ? Author: CGrobler. According to the Bible, if you accept the Lordship of Christ, having accepted Jesus as your Savior, having repented of your sins and asked God to forgive you… then you are “in Christ”, and everything is new for you. Your name […]
This article is a rebuttal to a quote: “You’re born alone – you’re going to die alone.” I am indwelt by the Holy Spirit. It is impossible for me to “die alone”. How about you? Are you in Christ, ready to die whenever, wherever, with Him with you? I am. We are confident, I say, […]
THE BELL I KNOW WHO I AM I am God’s child (John 1:12) I am Christ’s friend (John 15:15) I am united with the Lord (1 Cor. 6:17) I am bought with a price (1 Cor 6:19-20) I am a saint (set apart for God). (Eph. 1:1) I am a personal witness of Christ. (Acts […]