Posts Tagged 'alive in Christ'

More Needful

September 9th, 2019

More Needful

Philippians 1:22-24 (KJB) But if I live in the flesh, this is the fruit of my labour: yet what I shall choose I wot not. 23 For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better: 24 Nevertheless to abide in the flesh is more needful for you.

The Apostle Paul was inspired to parse what can seem to be contradictory thoughts.  Once a person digs ...

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Is Your Nature “Alive and Kicking”?

August 7th, 2016

Is Your Nature “Alive and Kicking”?

The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God: And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together. (Romans 8:16-17 KJV)

“The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit…” Who is The Spirit spoken of in this verse?  None other than God.  God is a Spirit who bears witness with ...

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Take Up Your Cross December 19th 2015

Are you spiritually alive and dead to sin?

For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God. (Colossians 3:3 KJV)

Naturally men are born dead in spirit to God and physically alive unto sin, but when man is born again or quickened spiritually alive unto God, man is spiritually alive unto the very nature of God and dead unto the power of sin and his own self-interest, living for the will of God.

This new life hid ...

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