A new creation in Christ Jesus

What does it mean to become "a new creation in Christ Jesus" (2 Corinthians 5:17)? Does it mean that we become perfect? Does it mean that we will ever become perfect? No! It doesn't mean either of these things. Throughout our life on earth, each one of us has to live with the fact that …

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In our own homes – let us worship the Lord and give thanks to Him for His salvation.

Learning From God's Word

You call us, Lord, to “lead a life worthy of Your calling” (Ephesians 4:1). We say, ‘I can’t.’ You say to us, “I have blessed you, in Christ, with every spiritual blessing” (Ephesians 1:3). Why we do allow our lives to be controlled by our own weakness when we can be transformed by Your strength? Help us, Lord, to think of all that You have given to us, in Christ, and to rise up, withnew strength – Your strength – to live for You day-by-day.

We thank You, Lord, for Your gift of the Holy Spirit. In Him, You give to us “rivers of living water” (John 7:37-39). How are these “rivers of living water” to flow in us and throughus? – We need less of this world – “Do not be conformed to this world” – and more of Your Word – “Be transformed by the renewal of your…

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