I am a new creation with no barriers
between me and my God.
2 Corinthians 5:16-17 (NLT)
"So we have
stopped evaluating others by what the world thinks of them. Once I mistakenly
thought of Christ that way, as though He were merely a human being. How
differently I think about Him now! What this means is that those who become
Christians become new persons. They are not the same anymore, for the old life
is gone. A new life has begun."
seeking wisdom and knowledge with understanding for my life.
Proverbs 1:7 (NIV)
fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and
Fear of the Lord is to be in awe of who God is, to have reverence for Him
and showing respect for our God in all we do.
2:1-8: The Benefits of Wisdom.(NLT)
listen to me and treasure my instructions. Tune your ears to wisdom, and
concentrate on understanding. Cry out for insight and understanding.”
“Search for them
as you would lost money or hidden treasure.
I am learning to walk
centered on the path God has for my life.
continually seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things
will be provided. So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will take care
of itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own."
Jesus is my path to life.
"It is written in the prophets, 'And they shall all be
taught of God.' Everyone who has heard and learned from the Father comes to Me.
Not that anyone has seen the Father, except the One who is from God; He has
seen the Father. Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes has eternal life.I am the bread of life."
is important to note in these verses that God is constantly revealing Himself
to man throughout the world.
God’s love never fails.
Long ago the
Lord said to Israel:
have loved you with an everlasting love.
I have drawn you to me with
Even though this statement
is directed to Israel, it applies to all of God's children. As adopted sons and
daughters, we too are grafted in to the seed of Abraham. It is interesting to
note that in the Hebrew culture, an adopted son can never be disinherited, even
though a natural born son can be.