Reconciled By The Blood

Colossians 1:19-20 19 For it pleased the Father that in Him all the fullness should dwell,   20 and by Him to reconcile all things to Himself, by Him, whether things on earth or things in heaven, having made peace through the blood of His cross. The word reconcile means to change from one condition to […]

Enriched In Him

1 Corinthians 1:5 …that in everything you were enriched in Him, in all speech and all knowledge,  All who are “in Christ” have had their lives enriched in every way. The word enriched means to make rich or to fully furnish. Once you are born again you have all you need because you have God. […]

He Will Restore

1 Pet. 5:10 God, who shows you his kindness and who has called you through Christ Jesus to his eternal glory, will restore you, strengthen you, make you strong, and support you as you suffer for a little while.   No matter what challenges or difficulties we face or go through here on earth they […]

The Spirit Man

1 Peter 2:5 …you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.  One of the primary goals for the believer is to become spiritual (led by our spirit man, the real you), not carnal (led by our flesh). […]

Hope In God

1 Peter 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,…  Because of what Jesus did in restoring our relationship with God we now have a […]

Sowing and Reaping

Philippians 4:19 And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus.  The apostle Paul writing this letter inspired by the Holy Spirit to the church at Philippi in verse 15 of this same chapter had commended this group of believers for being the only church that consistently […]

Peace With God

Galatians 2:16 …nevertheless knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the Law but through faith in Christ Jesus, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, so that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the Law; since by the works of the Law no […]

Reconciliation

2 Corinthians 5:18 Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation,…  Through Jesus Christ we have been reconciled to God. Reconciled means to make an exchange. He took our sin and He gave us His righteousness. It is this righteousness (right standing […]

Yes and Amen

2 Corinthians 1:18 -20 18 But as God is faithful, our message to you is not “Yes” and “No.” 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, the one who was proclaimed among you by us – by me and Silvanus and Timothy – was not “Yes” and “No,” but it has always been “Yes” […]

Bear Fruit For God

Romans 7:4 Likewise, my brethren, you have undergone death as to the Law through the [crucified] body of Christ, so that now you may belong to Another, to Him Who was raised from the dead in order that we may bear fruit for God.  Once born again we now belong to God, we are not […]