#25 The Same New Life
Posted: Friday, November 25th, 2016Print
About All Things New Series
We like the familiar by thinking it's 'all there is.' God is the Creator, exploding with imagination and bursting with plans, unexpected and beyond our dreams. Are we ready? Will we receive the new?
Ephesians 2:4-5 AMPC
But God—so rich is He in His mercy! Because of and in order to satisfy the great and wonderful and intense love with which He loved us,
Even when we were dead (slain) by [our own] shortcomings and trespasses, He made us alive together in fellowship and in union with Christ; (He gave us the very life of Christ Himself, the same new life with which He quickened Him…
Amazing! We are in possession of the same transcendent, timeless, unrestricted life that was Christ’s in resurrection. The very same kind of Life…the “same NEW life.”