Because I am a child of God….

1. Why should I say I can’t when the Bible says I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength (Phil 4:13) ?
2. Why should I lack when I know that God shall supply all my needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus (Phil 4:19) ?
3. Why should I fear when the Bible says God has not given me a spirit of fear, but of power, love and a sound mind (2 Tim 1:7) ?
4. Why should I lack faith to fulfill my calling knowing that god has allotted me a measure of faith (Rom 12:3) ?
5. Why should I be weak when the Bible when the Bible says taht the Lord is the strength of my life and that I will display strength and take action because I know God (Psa 27:1; Dan 11:32) ?
6. Why should I allow Satan supremacy over my life when He that is in me is greater than he that is in the world (1 John 4:4) ?
7. Why should accept defeat when the Bible says that God always leads me in triumph

(2 Cor2:14)?
8. Why should I lack wisdom when Christ became wisdom to me from God and God gives wisdom to me generously when I ask Him for it (1 Cor 1:30, James 1:5)?
9. Why should I be depressed when I can recall to mind God’s loving kindness, compassion & faithfulness and have hope (Lam 2:21-23)?
10. Why should I worry and fret when I can cast all my anxiety on Christ who cares for me (1 Peter 5:7)?
11. Why should I ever be in bondage knowing that there is liberty where the Spirit of the Lord is (Gal 5:1)?
12. Why should I feel condemned when the Bible says I am not condemned because I am in Christ (Rom 8:1)?
13. Why should I feel alone when Jesus said He is with me always and He will never leave me or forsake me (Matt 28:20; Heb 13:5)?
14. Why should I feel accursed or that I am the victim of bad luck when the Bible says Christ redeemed me from the curse of the law that I might receive His Spirit (Gal 3:13, 14)?
15. Why should I be discontented when I, like Paul, can learn to be content in all my circumstances (Phil 4:11)?
16. Why should I feel worthless when Christ became sin on my behalf that I might become the righteousness of God in Him (Cor 5:21)?
17. Why should I have a persecution complex knowing that nobody can be against me when God is for me. (Rom 8:31)?
18. Why should I be confused when God is the author of peace and He gives me knowledge through His indwelling Spirit. (1 Cor 14:33; 2:12)?
19. Why should I feel like a failure when I am a conqueror in all things through Christ (Rom 8:37)?
20. Why should I let the pressure of life bother me when I can take courage in knowing that Jesus has overcome the world and it’s tribulations (John 16:33)?

This is something I have been reading allot lately…….it’s really encouraged me!
Blessings

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2 thoughts on “Because I am a child of God….

  1. Thanks for sharing this…I am definitely going to be printing this out, if you don’t mind 🙂

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