Topic: New Creation

Devotionals tagged with New Creation

#154 We Now Walk as Children of Light

Ephesians 5:8 AMPC For once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord; walk as children of Light [lead the lives of those native-born to the Light]. ESV For at one time you were darkness, but now you … Continue reading

#123 Becoming What You See

Luke 11:34 ESV Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eye is healthy, your whole body is full of light, but when it is bad, your body is full of darkness.  Your life becomes what you see. … Continue reading

#115 Our Destiny to Be Like Jesus

Romans 8:29 AMPC For those whom He foreknew [of whom He was aware and loved beforehand], He also destined from the beginning [foreordaining them] to be molded into the image of His Son [and share inwardly His likeness], that He … Continue reading

#11 The Peace of Christ

Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts… Colossians 3:15 NASB ‘Let’…the peace of Christ rule. Just allow – without interference or anxiety – the great calm of Christ to take YOU and even RULE in you. What we … Continue reading

#64 Alive to God

Romans 6:10b-11 AMPC (emphasis mine) …the life that He (Christ) lives, He is living to God [in unbroken fellowship with Him].

  Even so consider yourselves also dead to sin and your relation to it broken, but alive to God [living … Continue reading

#63 Alive for the First Time

John 5:24 ESV Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears My word and believes Him who sent Me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life. God brings us from death into … Continue reading

#62 Beyond Natural Humanity

John 10:10 AMPC I came that they may have and enjoy life, and have it in abundance (to the full, till it overflows). God’s gift of existence is so lavish and extraordinary that it overflows with every spiritual and practical … Continue reading

#22 The Mystery: Christ Lives in You

Ephesians 3:17a AMPC May Christ through your faith [actually] dwell (settle down, abide, make His permanent home) in your hearts! Christ does not live in your heart through your believing. If you are born from above, Christ LIVES IN YOU. … Continue reading

#21 When the New Spirit Rises

Ephesians 3:14-17 NASB For this reason I bow my knees before the Father…that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man, so that Christ may … Continue reading

Traveling Down the Road to Union

Though The Road to Union devotional series has now ended, your exploration of the unsearchable riches available in Christ can continue! The mystery of Christ and the new creation is an adventure we will be on as long as we … Continue reading

#39 No Condemnation for Those IN Christ

Romans 8:1 AMPC Therefore, [there is] now no condemnation (no adjudging guilty of wrong) for those who are in Christ Jesus, who live [and] walk not after the dictates of the flesh, but after the dictates of the Spirit. There … Continue reading

#38 Only the Spirit of Life

Romans 8:2 ESV For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. There is another reason that believers don’t enjoy the new creation. It is because they grasp … Continue reading

#37 Keeping the Old Self

Romans 8:2 NASB For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death. Many will never enter the freeing experience of life IN Christ. It is available … Continue reading

#36 Only in Christ Are All Spiritual Blessings

Romans 8:2 NASB For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death. Or it could read: The law of the Spirit of life has set you … Continue reading

#35 There Is Now No Condemnation

Romans 8:1 NASB Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For many years I missed the key word that is the entrance to all grace, all truth, all liberty. I read around that little … Continue reading

#34 Thanksgiving for Christ!

Colossians 2:2-3 AMPC …that mystic secret of God, [which is] Christ (the Anointed One). In Him all the treasures of [divine] wisdom (comprehensive insight into the ways and purposes of God) and [all the riches of spiritual] knowledge and enlightenment … Continue reading

#33 ALL is Solved IN Christ

John 14:30 NASB “…the ruler of the world is coming, and he has nothing in Me;” 1. God does not solve our failures one by one. He is not going to gradually ‘change’ you or slowly ‘transform’ you. He has … Continue reading

#32 Free of “ME”

Romans 7:24-25a AMPC O unhappy and pitiable and wretched man that I am! Who will release and deliver me from the shackles of this body of death? O thank God! [He will!] through Jesus Christ (the Anointed One) Our Lord! There … Continue reading

#31 Counting is Possessing

Romans 6:11 NIV …COUNT yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. The word translated as “COUNT, CONSIDER and RECKON” is a mathematical word. The NIV translates it accurately as ‘count.’ The only exact science – the … Continue reading

#30 Your Death is Past

Romans 6:11 NKJV: Likewise, you also RECKON yourselves dead to sin… ESV: So also you must CONSIDER yourselves dead to sin… AMP: Even so CONSIDER yourselves also dead to sin and your relation to it broken… NIV: In the same … Continue reading

#29 The Grave is a FACT

Romans 6:6-7 AMPC We know that our old (unrenewed) self was nailed to the cross with Him in order that [our] body [which is the instrument] of sin might be made ineffective and inactive for evil, that we might no … Continue reading

#28 Free of All Bondage

Romans 7:4 & 6 NASB Therefore my brethren, you also were made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, so that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead… But now … Continue reading

#27 Prisoner of Two Laws

Romans 7:25b NIV So then, I myself in my mind am a slave to God’s law, but in my sinful nature a slave to the Law of sin. Paul’s prison of self is worse than any of his trials. The … Continue reading

#26 The Reality of the Crisis

Reading Romans 7 in NASB: …the Law is holy, and the commandment is holy and righteous and good. …the Law is spiritual… There is a dilemma to the unsaved person: the need of a Savior. But there is also a … Continue reading

#25 Another Law Within Us All

Reading Romans 7 (AMP): 22 For I endorse and delight in the Law of God in my inmost self (with my new nature). 23 But I discern in my bodily members (in the sensitive appetites and wills of the flesh) … Continue reading

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