Prayers by Pete: We Belong to Christ

Written by on January 30, 2019


We were brought with a price.

1 Corinthians 6:19 Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own.
1 Corinthians 6:20 You have been brought with a price; therefore, glorify God in your body.
Titus 2:14 Who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself a people for His own possession, zealous for good deeds.
1 Peter 1:18 Knowing that you were not redeemed with perishable things, like silver or gold from your futile way of life inherited from your forefathers.
1 Peter 1:19 But with precious blood, as of a lamb unblemished and spotless, the blood of Christ.
1 Peter 1:20 For He was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has appeared in these last times for the sake of you.


We are heirs to the Kingdom.

Luke 12:32 Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has chosen gladly to give you the Kingdom.
Romans 8:16 The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit, that we are children of God.
Romans 8:17 And if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him,
in order that we may also be glorified with Him.
Acts 20:32 And now I commend you to God and to the word of His grace, which is able to build you up and to give you the inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
1 Peter 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
1 Peter 1:4 To obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in Heaven for you.
1 Peter 1:5 Who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.


We belong to Christ.

Romans 14:7 For not one of us lives for ourselves, and not one dies for themselves.
Deuteronomy 9:29 Yet they are Thy people, even Thine inheritance, whom Thou hast brought out by Thy great power and Thine outstretched arm.
Romans 14:8 For if we live, we live for the Lord, or if we die, we die for the Lord; therefore, whether we live or die, we are the Lord’s.
1 John 4:4 You are from God, little children, and have overcome them, because greater is the one who is in you than the one who is in the world.
Romans 8:9 However, you are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. But if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, they do not belong to Him.
1 Corinthians 3:23 You belong to Christ and Christ belongs to God.

 

Heavenly Father, we are so grateful that “We Belong to Christ”.
Humbly I pray this in the name of Jesus. Amen.
Please forward this so others may be blessed.

Pete Sagen
prayersbypete1@outlook.com
To God be the Glory

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