MEDITATIONS ON THE TRUE CHRISTIAN LIFE
By Glenn H. Jackson
book of the law [the Word of God] shall not depart from [always be in] your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful [take
heed] to do according to all that is written in it; for THEN you will make your way prosperous, and THEN you will have success".... Joshua 1:8 NASB
WE ARE NEW CREATIONS
*____We are 'In Christ" people. We are redeemed. We are free in Christ.
____Neither justice, nor Satan,
has any claim on us!
____The sin nature that God covered in the Jew, is gone. We are a New Creation.
____2 Cor. 5:17, "Wherefore if any man is in Christ, he is a
new creature: the old things are passed away; behold, they are become new."
____If we are in Christ, we are New Creations. The Holy Spirit has given birth to us. We are the "Born of God."
____John 3:3-8, We are born "from above." We are of God.
____1 John 4:4, "You are of God, my little children."
____Eph. 2:10, "For we are His
workmanship, created in Christ Jesus."
____We are His workmanship, a creation in Christ.
____We are God's own Creation.
sin, that the blood of animals covered, is put away.
____Rom. 6:6, "Knowing this, that our old man was crucified with him, that the body of sin might be done away, that so we should no longer be in bondage to
____The Old Man, the body of sin, is done away in the New Creation. The sin nature is gone. The new nature is in its place.
____So many of us have tried to
get rid of this "old nature."
____We did not know that it was done away in the New Creation.
____This New Creation is the life and nature of God imparted to our spirits.
____The thing called the "Old Man," theologically the "Adam Nature," was spiritual death that had possession of our spirits.
____When we were made alive, made New Creations,
that nature was done away.
____Because we are tempted, and in our babyhood state, before our minds are renewed, we do unseemly things, some of us have been led to believe that we still have sin in us.
____There is only one place for sin to reside, and that is in our spirits. But our spirits have been recreated. The sin nature has been taken out of us.
____1 John 3:14, "We
know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren."
____Satan's nature is gone.
____God's nature has come in.
____Eph. 4:23-24, "And that you be renewed in the spirit of your mind, and put on the new man, that after God hath been created in righteousness and holiness of truth."
____A new man "created
in righteousness and holiness of truth."
____This New Creation is of God.
____It is God's own nature.
____So, we know
we are His own.
REFLECTIONS OF THE FATHER'S HEART
By Glenn H. Jackson
[Exhortations From The Father]
* Did anyone ever notice that the first five letters of "insinuate" form the term "in sin"?
to suggest by innuendo; hint; to introduce suddenly and gradually; to give sly and indirect intimations;
...."whatever does not originate and proceed from faith [which
is activated and energized by divine Love] is sin".... Romans 14:23b The Amplified Translation
...."Therefore you have no excuse or defense
or justification, O man, whoever you are who judges and condemns another. For in posing as judge and passing sentence on another, you condemn yourself, because you who judge are habitually practicing the very same things [that you censure and denounce]"....
Romans 2:1 The Amplified Translation
...."Be honest in your judgment and do not decide at a glance [superficially and by appearances]; but judge fairly and righteously"....
John 7:24 The Amplified Translation