May our heart be able to say to god each day: you are my refuge and my shield i hope in your word (ps 119:114), and, like saint peter, may we entrust ourselves in our daily actions to the lord jesus: at your word i will let down the nets (lk 5:5. By using the term logos or word in john 1:1, john is amplifying and applying a concept with which his audience was familiar and using that to introduce his readers to the true logos of god in jesus christ, the living word of god, fully god and yet fully man, who came to reveal god to man and redeem all who believe in him from their sin. 100 prayers from the prayer web-site i ask this prayer through jesus, who is your word, living amongst us amen each person who comes into our lives this day.
Three gifts are promised by god for every true christian-a spirit of power, a spirit of love, and a spirit of self-discipline god extends these gifts to his children-but are we taking them, and applying them in our lives. If then there is any encouragement in christ, any consolation from love, any sharing in the spirit, any compassion and sympathy, make my joy complete: be of the same mind, having the same love. Spiritual quotes: developing a spiritual life when your life is filled with the desire to see the holiness in everyday life, something magical happens: ordinary life becomes extraordinary, and the very process of life begins to nourish your soul.
She was the mother of jesus, who came as the son of god, begotten of the holy spirit mary gave birth to jesus, the human being his divine attributes came from god, his father, through the begettal of the holy spirit. As jesus came up out of the water, heaven was opened, and he saw the spirit of god descending like a dove and alighting on him and a voice from heaven said, 'this is my son, whom i love with him i am well pleased' (verses 16-17. The christian way of life is the best way of life possible jesus said he came so his followers may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly ()god's way of living has great benefits for this life and offers pleasures forevermore in the next (1 timothy 4:8 psalm 16:11.
When we accept jesus christ as our lord and savior, and allow the holy spirit to enter into us, there inevitably begins a struggle, a warfare, between the old self and the new self, between the desires of the flesh and the holy spirit. Living like jesus this study digs into scripture, showing readers different aspects of jesus' life and ministry and how we can develop the same characteristics in our own lives to think, act, and live like christ — to become more like him. Fulfilling the sins of the flesh is no longer our creed and standard of living jesus is he is our example we are not to allow the flesh and its base, wicked desire to control us any longer, but we are to take jesus for our example and we area to walk in holiness and in the newness of life. So we, too, have put our faith in christ jesus that we may be justified by faith in christ and not by observing the law, because by observing the law no one will be justified (galatians 2:16, niv) i have been crucified with christ and i no longer live, but christ lives in me.
Inspirational quotes compiled by: steve shirley this is a list of quotes that i have found from many different sources over the years that have inspired me, encouraged me, given me hope, and strengthened my faith. It offers us a model for god's action in our lives instead of showing us how to help others, the parable prepares us to accept god's grace by opening ourselves to the unexpected salvation happens on god's terms, in ways we cannot predict and frequently in a manner we do not prefer. In order for mature christians and leaders to become examples for others (ie, a living evidence of the power of jesus christ to change lives), they must develop a number of christ-like qualities that mark them out as examples to follow. The great commission: ad gentes 1 our everyday lives we are the hands and feet, the given by jesus through the holy spirit yes.
One of the keys to hanging tough is to learn the promises of god's word (like philippians 4:6-7, 11-13, and 19) and start claiming them in prayer when confronted with the challenges of life 7) keep an eternal perspective — we are to be in the world but not of the world (john 17:11 & 16. Jesus christ is the only answer to the sin problem he is the only one who can bring us back to god he died on the cross and rose from the grave, paying the penalty for our sin and bridging the gap between god and people. A list of 10 common things that can distract us from god it is a constant struggle to keep our eyes fixed on jesus, and to not become distracted by the passing concerns and things of this world but if we are aware of what can, and does, interfere with our walks with god, we can begin to take the necessary actions to prevent them.