We all have our favorite verses of scripture. I particularly love those that tell me who I am in Christ and who He is in me.
I love knowing that I have been born again and have eternal life, because I believe in God’s only begotten Son, Jesus Christ. John 3:16. I love knowing that!
I love knowing that I have been redeemed by the blood of the Lamb–Jesus Christ (Revelation 5:9), who, while I was yet a sinner, died for me. Romans 5:8.
I love knowing that I have been saved by grace through faith, and that it was a free gift from God, and not of my own works lest I should boast. Ephesians 2:8-9.
I love knowing that I am His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, that God ordained before hand that I should walk in them. Ephesians 2:10.
I love knowing that I have been buried with Him through baptism into death, and as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, I am able to walk in newness of life. Romans 6:4.
I love knowing that I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life that I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me. Galatians 2:20.
I love knowing that I am no longer my own. I have been bought with a price. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20. The Lord can do with me as He wills.
I love knowing that in Christ Jesus I live and move and have my being, because I am His offspring. Acts 17:28.
I love knowing that He has begun a good work in me, and He will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:6.
I love knowing that all things work together for good to those who love God, those who are the called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28.
I love knowing that Christ in Me is my hope of glory. Colossians 1:27.
I love knowing that I am in Jesus, and He is in me, just as He is in the Father, and the Father is in Him. John 17:20-23.
I love knowing that God is working in me what is well pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ. Hebrews 13:21.
I love knowing that, one day, when I see Him as He is, I will be like Him. 1 John 3:2.
I love knowing that, even while I am still in the world, I am as He is. 1 John 4:17.
I love knowing that the manner of love the Father has bestowed upon me was such, that He would call me a son of God. 1 John 3:1.
I love knowing that this is not just about me. The “I” is “we.” Put yourself in these scriptures. They apply to all who have in fact accepted Jesus Christ as their Lord. I love knowing that about us, don’t you?