Instead we can be filled with hope, because we know that the Spirit of truth is also the Spirit of power, and through Him we are able to overcome all things that stand between us and our goal of being like Christ.
And those things that the truth showed us about ourselves can be gone from our lives forever! We can only be saved and sanctified to the same degree that we love the truth. Without first seeing it, we cannot be purified from it. The result will be glorious when the truth has liberated and saved us!
You may be interested in reading more on our topic page about transformation , or in our other two articles about John Used by permission. All rights reserved. All those who follow the exhortation of the book of Hebrews can attain to this great salvation. The fruit of the Spirit is the divine nature love, longsuffering, goodness, etc. Zeal is not a common word these days.
Relationships and sexuality. Gospel of John Commentary Verse by Verse. But what did Jesus mean when He said that He is the truth? He will certainly act in accordance with the highest conceivable integrity and righteousness. During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him, Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going back to God, rose from supper. Our debt is paid in full.
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Q: I believe that Jesus is the WAY, the TRUTH and the LIGHT. It is in this spirit that Jesus' words, “I am the Way and the Truth and the Life” become congruent. Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
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But what did Jesus mean when He said that He is the truth? Romans The first step on the way of truth is taken when Jesus shines His light into our lives and we acknowledge that we are sinners in need of forgiveness, atonement, and justification. Let the truth be our best friend! Download free E-book. Written by Sigurd Bratlie. Read more Go to e-book library.
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Relationships and sexuality. Salvation and sanctification. We are sinners. That is not an excuse or a cop-out. It is a reality. We are spiritually dead and lost. The only way back to God is by way of the cross of Jesus Christ. He is not merely a spiritual guide who came to show sinners the path in which they ought to travel.
He is Himself the Way to the Father. There is no other way because Jesus Christ is the only person who can deal with our sin problem. The sinless, spotless Lamb of God took our sins upon Himself and died for us. He is our substitute. He died in our place.
All our sins were laid on Him, and He paid our death penalty. The Bible tells us, "The wages of sin is death. Jesus went to the cross and died for you and me. Our debt is paid in full. He bore in His own body the wrath of God for us. He was our substitute, and by His atoning sacrifice He removed the guilt and punishment of our sin forever.
This is why He is our only way into the holy presence of God.
Because of His death on the cross God can now remove the believing sinner's sin "as far as the east is from the west" Ps. He has placed them behind His back and can no longer see them Isa. He has cast them out of our reach "into the depths of the sea" Micah Our sins are forgiven Col.
Jesus in not only your only way; He is the perfect way into God's presence. We have a perfect position with God the Father. Spurgeon preached, "God's grace comes in and says to my soul, 'Thou hast sinned; but did not Jesus come to save sinners? Thou art not saved because thou art righteous; for Christ died for the ungodly.
Now I will overcome that sin;' and I get strong to fight with sin through the conviction that I am God's child. Jesus has opened the way into God's presence and that way is never closed for the believer. He provides perfect reconciliation with God 2 Cor.
Jesus is the way, and He has come to you. There is nothing to do, except believe on Him.
You receive Him by faith. Jesus not only shows men the way; He is the way.
No man comes to the Father other than by way of Jesus. As the "way" Jesus is the only link between God and sinful man. To know Jesus is to know the Father. John says, "No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him. He is spirit The Jewish people would count it as an article of faith that no man has seen God at any time. But to know Jesus fully is to "see" the heavenly Father. His followers really know God in an intimate personal experience. In our day it is so radical because everyone wants to worship many gods.
Everyone wants to think there are many ways to God, but there is not. There is only one way and that is by way of the cross of Jesus Christ. Jesus Christ spans the infinite distance between God and the sinner. It is impossible for sinful man to manufacture a ladder to climb up to God through prayers, tears, penitence, resolutions, rededication, self-help, pop-psychology, and etc.
senrei-exorcism.com/images/computer/software-to-locate-cellphone-redmi-7.php The sinner could not go to God, but God in the person of His Son came down to sinners, and He is our only way to the Father. He is the way to the Father in heaven. I remember reading a story in the news about a ferryboat that capsized at Zeberuze. A bank official who stretched his 6'3'' frame into a human bridge and saved 20 people emerged Monday as one of the heroes of the Zebruze ferry disaster. A group of passengers sitting in the corner of the vessel, were cut off from the safety of a small island of metal by a 6 ft. It was too big for people to jump across.