Thursday, March 5, 2015

Who we are in Christ

BibleI found this tucked between the pages of my Bible as I read today’s Scripture during my quiet time with the Lord and I thought I’d share it with you. There is a lot to think about.

Go through the list, look up the Bible passages and perhaps you’ll feel as blessed and comforted as I did.


  • We have been Transferred into the Kingdom of Jesus [Colossians 1:13]

  • We have been Redeemed [Colossians 1:14]

  • We have been Forgiven [Romans 5:1]

  • We have been Justified [Romans 5:1]

  • We have been made Holy and Blameless in God’s sight [Ephesians 1:4]

  • We have been made Righteous [Ephesians 4:24]

  • We have been Adopted as part of God’s family [Romans 8:15]

  • We have been Cleansed from all sin and guilt [I John 1:7]

  • We are Seated in Heavenly places [Ephesians 2:6]

  • We are Co-Heirs with Christ [Romans 8:17]

  • We are Transformed into Christ’s likeness [Romans 8:19]

  • We are New Creations [II Corinthians 5:17]

  • We are Complete in Christ (Colossians 2:19]

  • We are More than Conquerors [Romans 8:37]

  • We are God’s Ambassadors [II Corinthians 5:18-19]

  • We are God’s Chosen people, a Royal priesthood, a Holy Nation [I Peter 2:9-10]

  • We have Peace with God [Romans 5:1]

  • We have Christ’s Love [Romans 8:35]

  • We have the Mind of Christ [I Corinthians 2:16]

  • We have the Will and Power to Obey God [Philippians 2:13]

  • We have Access to God [Ephesians 2:18]

  • We have a Spirit of Power, of Love and Calm, a well-balanced mind, Discipline and Self-control [II Timothy 1:7]

  • We have Eternal Life [Romans 5:23]

  • We can do Everything through Christ, Who gives us Strength [Philippians 4:13]

  • We are Overcomers [Revelation 12:11]

  • Jesus Intercedes for Us [Hebrews 7:25]

  • We cannot be Separated from the Love of God [Romans 8:35]

  • God Transforms our mind [Romans 12:2]

  • God will Carry on His good work in us to Completion [I Peter 5:10]

  • God Gives us His Holy Spirit [John 14:16]

  • The Holy Spirit Lives with and in us [John 14:17]

  • The Holy Spirit will Teach us all things and Remind us of everything Jesus said [John 14:26]

  • The Holy Spirit will Guide us into all Truth and Tell us what is to come [John 16:13]

  • The Holy Spirit will never leave us [John 14;16]

  • The Holy Spirit Intercedes for us [Romans 8:26]

  • The Godhead Lives in us [Colossians 2:10]

Yes, some of these Scripture verses are repeated in this wonderful list for a reason: not to make you keep looking up the same verse again, but to break out each facet of Who we are in Christ, making you take in each one on its own.


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