He that saith he abideth in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked.
1 John 2 v 6
Christ set an example for us to reach towards.
I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 3 v 14
He was preparing his Disciples to go out and spread his word and for us to do the same all teaching Christ gave his followers is for us today at the End of the Gospel of Matthew we have the “Great Commission” emphasis on verse 20.
And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:
Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen. Matthew 28 v 18-20
He also when praying for his disciples.
“Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word;” John 17 v 20
Once you are Born Again you are a new Creation.
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.2 Corinthians 5 v 17
And the Holy Spirit brings us into obedience to Christ and we have to allow the spirit to do his job then the fruit will manifest
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is “no law.” Galatians 5 v 22-23
But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you. Matthew 6 v 33
Seek his kingdom in Greek kingdom is basileia 932 better translated as kingship we have to seek Christ’s rule in our heart and seek his will:
Pray without ceasing.
In everything give thanks,
for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.Do not quench the Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 5 v 16-19
In verse 19 it tells us not to quench the Spirit as it can be hard in today’s world not to be choked by the cares around and wax cold sin can be the major cause of Quenching the Spirit but:
“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.”1 john 1 v 9
The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life and that they might have it more abundantly. John 10 v 10
He will take you from the Miry Clay and set your feet upon a rock take away your pain and give you a smile turn you sorrows and heart of stone back to a heart of flesh. He will bring beauty out of the Ashes and will restore the years the locust have eaten. there is wonder working power in the Blood of the lamb.
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
John 3 v 16
The Lord Jesus Christ has Commissioned YOU to go forth and proclaim his word he has chosen you made YOU an ambassador YOU are worth more than gold do not worry as YOU are worth more than many Sparrows put your faith in the Lord and he will direct your path. When a shepherd picks a spot for his herd he doesn’t pick a bit of scabby ground he picks a field lush with grass. YOU are his sheep and he has given you life to the full…REMAIN IN THE VINE.