Identity in Christ

Knowing God intimately
Knowing God intimately   “May grace and perfect peace cascade over you  as you live in the rich knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.” (2 Peter 1:2, TPT). What a wonderful prayer from the heart of the apostle Peter.  It...
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I am the Way, the Truth and the Life” – The deeper meaning
“I am the Way, the Truth and the Life” The deeper meaning   This article is by the late Neville Jayaweera, my faithful and godly spiritual mentor for almost four decades.  More of Neville’s writings, and his autobiography, are freely...
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The strength and beauty of God’s protection
“God is the Rock and firm Strength of my heart and my Portion forever” (Psalm 73:26, AMPC) THE STRENGTH AND BEAUTY OF GOD’S PROTECTION   “He [or she] who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide...
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Tender intimacy in Psalm 91
“He shall cover you with His feathers, and under His wings you shall take refuge” (Psalm 91:4) TENDER INTIMACY IN PSALM 91 This photograph of a greylag goose sheltering her chicks, under her ever-watchful eye, is a beautiful metaphor for...
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Are we honouring all the works that Jesus did?
Christ healing the paralytic at the Pool of Bethesda  by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo   ARE WE HONOURING ALL THE WORKS THAT JESUS DID?   Jesus said:  “Most assuredly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that...
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Our new realm of being is Christ Himself
Our union, or oneness, with Almighty God is way beyond the grasp of our natural minds, but it is absolutely vital so let us press into it—and not give up. Our minds and bodies may scream: “No! How can I...
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Let it be to me according to your word
Tissot’s remarkable portrayal of Mary and Joseph as they seek a lodging for the birth of Jesus conveys the heart-rending predicament of that little family in a most vivid way. It also speaks volumes about the extent to which God...
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The power of prayerful imagination
A reflection on John 7:38-39: “Whoever believes in me … rivers of living water will flow from within them.” By this he [Jesus] meant the Spirit”.
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The power of absolute weakness
One of the most challenging messages in the New Testament is that those who trust in Jesus Christ are given the gift of supernatural power.
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Knowing our identity
Knowing our identity in Christ is vital to the Christian life. But what does it mean to have our “identity in Christ”?
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