#9 How to Break the Conquering Grip
Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2016Print
About Finding the New You Series
Revelation is given in the practical places. Every life experience is buried treasure for discovery of who God is and what Jesus has given: a whole, new YOU.
Our wonderful Bible gives the answer to every question it arouses.
Put off (lay aside) the old self…
But how? This ‘old self’ clings to me with a conquering grip. ‘It’ rises up and screams, it goes where I don’t want to go and does what I haven’t chosen.
The next verse begins the answer to HOW:
Ephesians 4:22 in the Amplified: Strip yourselves of your former nature (put off and discard your old unrenewed self)…
Verse 23 And be constantly renewed in the spirit of your mind [having a fresh mental and spiritual attitude].