We must become less and Jesus must become more.
We need to examine whether Jesus is truly number one in our lives or are we “worshiping another god?”
Taking Jesus’ instructions to deny ourselves, take up our cross and follow Him, can we say that we are crucified with Christ and it is no longer I that live but Christ who lives in me.
As Christ followers, we should be enthusiastic about speaking about Jesus and the Gospel out in the mission field.
We are not called to merely be an associate of Christ Jesus, we are called to take responsibility for our growth in Him, and to become a true disciple of Jesus.
God wants to bless his children with good gifts, so keep on asking, seeking and knocking.
In response to circumstances, Jesus gives two important instructions: 1) Do not be afraid. 2) Believe in Him.
Transforming into the likeness of Jesus requires us to make some decisions
Bible Verses Used: 1 Peter 2: 5-9 Matthew 27: 51 Hebrews 10: 26 Hebrews 4: 14-16 Hebrews 13: 15-16 1 Corinthians 12: 12-27
Don’t think of failure as a painful end but rather as a step into a transformed future. Learn from failure the great lessons of Patient Perseverance and Humble Dependence on God.