Who am I in Christ

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The Salt and Light of Jesus :: Matthew 5:13-14 :: “You are the salt of the earth … You are the light of the world”

A Child of God :: John 1:12 :: “But to all who did receive Him, who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God” (see also Ephesians 1:5, 1 John 3:1-3, Galatians 3:26-29)

Connected into the line of Christ :: John 15 :: “I am the vine; you are the branches” (see also 1 Corinthians 6:17-20)

God’s friend :: John 15:15 :: “… but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you”

Chosen and appointed for God’s Glory :: John 15:16 :: “You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit”

A recipient of Hope :: John 16:33 :: “… In the world you will have tribulation.  But take heart; I have overcome the world”

A recipient of the Holy Spirit :: Acts 1:8 :: “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you” (see also Romans 5:5)

A personal witness of Christ :: Acts 1:8 :: “… and you will be My witness in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth”

A Justified person :: Romans 5:1 :: “Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ” (see also 2 Corinthians 5:21)

Forgiven :: Romans 8:1 :: “There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus” (see also Romans 8:31-39)

A Saint :: Romans 8:27 :: “… because the Spirit intercedes for the saints according to the will of God” (see also Ephesians 2:19, 1 Peter 2:9-10)

A member of Christ’s Body :: 1 Corinthians 12:27 :: “Now you are the body of Christ and individually members of it”

A new creation :: 2 Corinthians 5:17 :: “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come” (see also 1 Corinthians 6:11)

Reconciled to God and a minister of reconciliation for God :: 2 Corinthians 5:18 :: “All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to Himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation” (see also Colossians 3:13)

An ambassador for Christ :: 2 Corinthians 5:20 :: “Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ”

God’s Workmanship / Co-Worker :: 2 Corinthians 6:1 :: “Working together with Him …” (see also 1 Corinthians 3:9, Ephesians 2:10)

Loved from the beginnings of time :: Ephesians 1:3-14 ::

Raised up and seated with Christ :: Ephesians 2:6 :: “… and raised us up with Him and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus” (see also Philippians 3:20)

Given 24/7 access to God :: Ephesians 2:18 :: “For through Him we both have access in one Spirit to the Father” (see also Hebrews 4:16)

Of God’s Household :: Ephesians 2:19 :: “… and members of the household of God”

Able to do all things through Christ :: Philippians 4:13 :: “I can do all things through Him who strengths me” (see also 2 Corinthians 12:9-10)

Delivered from death to Life :: Colossians 1:13-14 :: “He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the Kingdom of His beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins” (see also 1 John 1:9, 1 John 3:14, Romans 6:23)

A recipient of Power, Love, and Self Control :: 2 Timothy 1:7 :: “… for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control” (see also Romans 8:15, Galatians 5)

Comforted by One ‘who has been there’ :: Hebrews 2:18 :: “For because He Himself has suffered when tempted. He is able to help those who are being tempted” (see also Matthew 4, John 16:33, Hebrews 4:15 and 5:7-9, Ephesians 3:12)

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