Jesus Made Us Righteous (2 Corinthians 5:21)

For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him. 2 Corinthians 5:21 (KJV) On the cross the great exchange took place. Jesus took all of our sin, and in exchange we received His righteousness. As a result we have…

Fellowship With Jesus (1 Corinthians 1:9)

God is faithful, by whom you were called into the fellowship of His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. 1 Corinthians 1:9 (NKJV) In this new covenant everything always begins with what has already been finished. In other words, rather than looking to what we can do, we look to what Jesus has already done. Notice…

All Things That Pertain To Life And Godliness (2 Peter 1:3)

By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. We have received all this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. 2 Peter 1:3 (NLT) God, in His perfect foreknowledge, has already anticipated every need…

God Is Working In You (Philippians 2:13)

For God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases him. Philippians 2:13 (NLT) In the old covenant God was separated from His people because of sin. In this new covenant God is no longer separate and apart from the believer as a result of the finished works…

Daily Devotional: Abundance of Grace (Romans 5:17)

For if by one man’s offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall rein in life by one, Jesus Christ. Romans 5:17 (KJV) Grace is defined as the unmerited, unearned, undeserved favor and blessing of God. It is God being good to us…

Be Expectant In The Wilderness (Exodus 16:10)

And it came to pass, as Aaron spake unto the whole congregation of the children of Israel, that they looked toward the wilderness, and, behold, the glory of the LORD appeared in the cloud. Exodus 16:10 (KJV) Anytime we find ourselves looking toward the wilderness, let us be expectant that the glory of God will appear in…

Trust God (Psalm 34:8)

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him. Psalm 34:8 (KJV) We taste and come to know the goodness of God through our intimate fellowship with Him. The more time we spend in His presence through worship, prayer, praise and His Word, the more do we…