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25 Characteristics Of A Child Of God.

25 Characteristics Of A Child Of God.

1.
You Are Justified (Declared “Not Guilty” Of Sin).





Romans
3:24 (NIV) says

and
all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that
came by Christ Jesus.”




2.
No Condemnation Awaits You.





Romans
8:1 (NIV) says

“Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in
Christ Jesus,”




3.
You Are Set Free From The Law Of Sin And Death.




Romans
8:2 (NIV) says

because
through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you
free from the law of sin and death.”




4.
You Are Sanctified And Made Acceptable
In Jesus Christ.




1
Corinthians 1:2 (NIV) says

To
the church of God in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus and
called to be his holy people, together with all those everywhere who
call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ—their Lord and ours:”




5.
You Are Righteous And Holy In Christ.





1
Corinthians 1:30 (NIV) says

It
is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us
wisdom from God—that is, our righteousness, holiness and
redemption.”




6.
You Will Be Made Alive At The Resurrection.





1
Corinthians 15:22 (NIV) says

For
as in Adam all die, so in Christ all will be made alive.”




7.
You Are A New Creation.





2
Corinthians 5:17 (NIV) says

Therefore,
if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone,
the new is here!”




8.
You Receive God’s Righteousness.





2
Corinthians 5:21 (NIV) says

God
made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might
become the righteousness of God.”




9.
You Are One In Christ With All Other Believers.





Galatians
3:28 (NIV) says

There
is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male
and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.”




10.
You Are Blessed With Every
Spiritual Blessing In Christ.





Ephesians
1:3 (NIV) says

Praise
be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us
in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ.”




11.
You Are Holy, Blameless, And Covered
With God’s Love.





Ephesians
1:4 (NIV) says

For
he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and
blameless in his sight.”




12.
You Are Adopted As God’s Child.




Ephesians
1:5-6 (NIV) says

“In love he predestined us for adoption to sonship through Jesus
Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will—to the praise of
his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he
loves.”




13.
Your Sins Are Taken Away, And You Are Forgiven.




Ephesians
1:7 (NIV) says

“In
him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in
accordance with the riches of God’s grace”




14.
You Will Be Brought Under Christ’s Headship.





Ephesians
1:10-11 (NIV) says

to
be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment—to bring
unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ.

In
him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the
plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose
of his will,”




15.
You Are Marked As Belonging To God
By The Holy Spirit.





Ephesians
1:13 (NIV) says

And
you also were included in Christ when you heard the message of truth,
the gospel of your salvation. When you believed, you were marked in
him with a seal, the promised Holy Spirit,”




16.
You Have Been Raised Up
To Sit With Christ In Glory.




Ephesians
2:6 (NIV) says

And
God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly
realms in Christ Jesus,”




17.
You Are God’s Handiwork (Work Of Art).





Ephesians
2:10 (NIV) says

For
we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works,
which God prepared in advance for us to do.”




18.
You Have Been Brought Near To God.





Ephesians
2:13 (NIV) says

But
now in Christ Jesus you who once were far away have been brought near
by the blood of Christ.”




19.
You Share In The Promise In Christ Jesus.




Ephesians
3:6 (NIV) says

This
mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are heirs together
with Israel, members together of one body, and sharers together in
the promise in Christ Jesus.”




20.
You Can Come With Freedom And Confidence Into God’s Presence.





Ephesians
3:12 (NIV) says

In
him and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and
confidence.”




21.
You Are A Member Of Christ’s Body, The Church.





Ephesians
5:29-30 (NIV) says

After
all, no one ever hated their own body, but they feed and care for
their body, just as Christ does the church—for we are members of
his body.”




22.
You Have Been Given Fullness In Christ.





Colossians
2:10 (NIV) says

and
in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over
every power and authority.”




23.
You Are Set Free From Your Sinful Nature.





Colossians
2:11 (NIV) says

In
him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by
human hands. Your whole self ruled by the flesh was put off when you
were circumcised by Christ,”




24.
You Will Have Eternal Glory.





2
Timothy 2:10 (NIV) says

Therefore
I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they too may
obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.




25.
You Will Receive An Imperishable Body.





1
Corinthians 15:42-44 (NIV) says

So
will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that is sown
is perishable, it is raised imperishable; it is sown in dishonor, it
is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power; it
is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body.”





1
Corinthians 15:52-54 (NIV) says

in
a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the
trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will
be changed. For the perishable must clothe itself with the
imperishable, and the mortal with immortality. When the perishable
has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with
immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: ‘Death
has been swallowed up in victory.’”




Note:
Contrary to
popular
belief

“We
Are
All God’s Children”, you cannot be a
Child
of God

unless you accept God’s Son Jesus Christ.




GOD
WANTS YOU SAVED SO
YOU CAN BE HIS CHILD!




To
learn how to get saved, read

“God’s Free Gift”.




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