Thursday, September 11, 2008

St. John's verses on the Christian Life

How To Live A Healthy, Helpful and Happy Christian Life

1. Having received Jesus Christ as our Savour, He has taken you into the family of God.
John 1:12, 13 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name: Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
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2. The Holy Spirit live in you, imparting to you eternal life.
John 17:3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.

3. The Lord Jesus is your Shepherd.
John 10:11 I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep.
John 10:14 I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine.
John 10:28 And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.

4. The Good Shepherd will care for His Sheep. Trust Him.
John 14:27 Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

5. You have His authority to ask for whatever you need.
John 14:13, 14 And whatsoever ye shall ask in my name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If ye shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.

6. You will find joy in service for Him.
John 4:35, 36 Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest. And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit unto life eternal: that both he that soweth and he that reapeth may rejoice together.

John 15:11 These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your joy might be full.

John 16:24 Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.

7. You will enjoy the fruit of service through Eternity.
John 4:36 And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit unto life eternal:

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