THE ESSENCE OF JESUS CHRIST’S DEATH!
For to this end Christ died and rose and lived again, that He might be the Lord of both the dead and the living (Romans 14:9).
Jesus Christ died for you to be freed from sin and lived your life unto righteousness. The righteousness of God is in you through the essence of Jesus Christ’s death on the cross. The Bible says in the opening text that for to this end Christ died and rose and lived again, that He might be the Lord of both the dead and the living. Every Christian had been set free from sin, death and damnation because Jesus took your place and gave you His life.
One of the essences of Jesus Christ’s death is for us to be freed from sin and its condemnation. It is the power of sin that put man in bondage and brought death and condemnation. No wonder the Bible says in 2 Corinthians 5:21, “For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.” The righteousness of God had been imputed into the life of a Christian through the essence of Jesus Christ’s death.
Another essence of Jesus Christ’s death on the cross is to liberate us and destroy the works of Satan in our lives. That is why the Bible says in 1 John 3:8, “He who sins is of the devil, for the devil has sinned from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that He might destroy the works of the devil.” Satan the devil has no power over your life because his works and deeds have been destroyed through Christ’s death.
Daily Tip: The essence of Jesus Christ’s death is to liberate us and destroy the works of Satan in our lives by imputing on us the righteousness of God. Shalom!
Golden Text: And you, being dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, He has made alive together with Him, having forgiven you all trespasses (Colossians 2:13).
PRAYER: TAKE A WORSHIP SONG AS LED
- Thank God for today and about the Word of God you have just read.
- Humbly acknowledge your weakness and limitation before God.
- Oh Lord and my God! I am forever grateful for the death of Your Son that liberated me from sin and destroys the works of the devil in my life in Jesus Christ’s Name! Amen.
- Holy Spirit! I bind every work of the devil still operating in my life forever in Jesus Christ’s Name! Amen.
- Pray generally as led by the Holy Spirit concerning your life, situations and challenges.
For Further Study: Colossians 2:10-13; Hebrews 2:10. RBT: 1 KINGS 17-19.
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