Maturing Christians live with three priorities: a humble realization, a passionate pursuit and a singular focus.
Knowing Christ is the Christian life: (1) Trusting Christ alone for righteousness – Justification, (2) Becoming like Christ in life and death – Sanctification; (3) Anticipating Christ’s return and your resurrection – Glorification.
Loss is Gain when we no longer try to find peace or worth in our self but instead remember the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus.
Living by faith rather than fear leads us to live more purposefully in moving forward in all areas of our life.
A confession of trust in God’s providential guidance.
Jesus’ birth guarantees the Kingdom of Peace because of Who He is.
The joy of experiencing God’s mercy.
The mission of the Son coming to the world is to display the sacrificial love of God for the purpose of providing eternal life to all who believe in Him.
Hope is available.
Enjoying the glory of knowing Jesus diminishes when we look to counterfeit sources of confidence.