ON THE TRUE CHRISTIAN LIFE
By Glenn H. Jackson
______...."This 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
TO SPIRIT HUNGER
[part 1 of 2]
*____MAN'S spirit feels its orphaned condition.
came to answer this cry of the spirit, this cry for a Father, this cry for Redemption from the powers that surround it and hold it in bondage.
____The four gospels are written in the realm of Sense Knowledge.
____There is no inkling of the Revelation that God was to give to Paul in any of them.
____They saw the miracles. They saw the man Jesus arrested. They saw Him tried in court.
____They heard the sentence pronounced upon Him.
____They saw Him go with the soldiers, bearing His Cross to the death hill - Golgotha.
saw Him nailed to the cross.
____They saw the cross lifted up and dropped into its socket.
____They saw the blood dripping from the wounds in His hands and feet.
____They heard Him cry, "My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?"
____They could see the nails holding His trembling body on the tree.
saw Him die.
____But they could not see the tragedy in His soul.
____They could not see His spirit made sin.
could not see the spirit leave the body and go to the place of suffering under the dominion of the Black Prince.
____They could not see Him as He suffered until the claims of Justice were met.
____They could not see Him when He was justified, having paid the penalty of man's transgression.
____They could not see Him when He became the First Born out of Death. This was the birth
of His spirit out of spiritual death.
____They could not see Him when He met the adversary, conquered him, and stripped him of his authority.