DIG for Thursday the 29th of June…..do you really believe that you are righteous…..1 Corinthians 15 v 34

Do you want to live a more holy life?

Would you like to see less sin in your life?

I hope that as a born again believer you answered yes to both those questions.

Well, I can give you the answer this morning; I can tell you how to see less sin in your life and how to live a more holy life.

And the good news is you do not need to try, strive or achieve; you simply need to truly understand a Biblical truth about your identity.

YOU ARE RIGHTEOUS!

There you have it; it is that simple.

According to the Word you have been made righteous if you have faith and trust in Jesus (2 Corinthians 5 v 17 to 21 and Ephesians 4 v 24).

According to the Word if you wake up to or become aware of righteousness you will sin not (1 Corinthians 15 v 34).

What an amazing and simple truth.

If we believe we are righteous we will behave in a righteous manner.

You see there is another essential Biblical truth that is behind this; as a man thinketh so is he (Proverbs 23 v 7).

The way your mind goes is the way your life goes.

If you think you are a sinner you will behave like a sinner, but the good news is that you are not a sinner anymore, you are a saint and you are righteous.

You need to truly believe this truth!

Speak this out today…..”Thank you Lord that as a gift of grace through faith in Jesus I am a saint and I am righteous”.

1 Corinthians 15 v 34…..Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame


 

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