To know who we are in Christ……
being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is Christ Jesus:
1 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the after the Spirit.
2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death.
1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother,
2 unto the church of God which is at Corinth, to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all that in every place call upon the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both theirs and ours:
1 Corinthians 1-2
But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, it is written, He that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.
1 Corinthians 1:30
For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive.
1 Corinthians 15:22
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold all things are become new.
2 Corinthians 5:17
For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.
2 Corinthians 5:21
There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:
4 according as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
5 having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to good the pleasure of his will,
6 to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.
7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
10 that in the dispensation of the fulness of times he might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven, and which are on earth; even in him:
11 in whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will.
In whom ye also trusted, after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with the holy Spirit of promise,
and hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus:
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.
but now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.
that the Gentiles should be fellowheirs, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ by the gospel:
in whom we have boldness and access with coincidence by the faith of him.
29 For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church: 30 for we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.
10 And ye are complete in him, which is the head of all principality and power: in whom also ye are circumcised with the circumcision made without hands in putting off the body of the sins of the flesh by circumcision of Christ:
Therefore I endure all things for the elect’s sakes, that they may also obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory.
2 Timothy 2:10
Abundant blessings and have a marvelous day!
The just shall live by faith. Praise The Lord.
As always, I welcome your thoughts.
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