Live In The Spirit

Spirit of truthThere is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do. By sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh, in order that the righteous requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit. For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace. For the mind that is set on the flesh is hostile to God, for it does not submit to God’s law; indeed, it cannot. Those who are in the flesh cannot please God. You, however, are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if in fact the Spirit of God dwells in you. Anyone who does not have the Spirit of Christ does not belong to him. But if Christ is in you, although the body is dead because of sin, the Spirit is life because of righteousness. 11 If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you (Romans 8:1-11).

You have nothing to worry about if you continue living your life in the Spirit of God. You now belong to God, and His Spirit leads you into ALL TRUTH, do not return to the flesh and so be killed again and again. Continue in the Spirit and you will live. He will raise your body just as He raised Jesus’ one from death, so live and enjoy the peace you have been given, because now you are free. Free to live a life that God sacrificed His only Son for.  Show God how much you love this life He has given you, and use every opportunity He gives you to glorify Him and His Son. God bless you.

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