Because He is…

Because He is the bread of life
(John 6:35), I am satisfied in Him ~
so I can have contentment no matter how things around me change.
(Philippians 4:11)

Because He is the same yesterday, today, and forever (Hebrews 13:8),
I can depend on Him.  I can trust Him. (Proverbs 3:5-6)

Because of His compassion
(Matthew 9:36), my yoke is easy and my burden light (Matt. 11:30)…
my tears are seen (Psalm 56:8),
my cares are known, the weights on my shoulders lifted and carried by Him.

Because He is the Good Shepherd, I am found (John 10:11,14) … I belong to Him. (Colossians 1:13)

Because He is Truth (John 14:6), I am set free from the lies that satan locked around my heart. (John 8:32)

Because He is my mediator (1 Timothy 2:5), praying for me, I can live in His name ~
bold and steadfast.

Because He is the Overcomer (John 16:33), I am more than a conqueror. (Romans 8:37)

Because He is Greater than he that is in this world (1 John 4:4), I am confident of this: nothing formed against me shall prosper (Isaiah 54:17), for He works all things together for my good. (Rom. 8:28)

Because He is my strength (Exodus 15:2, Ps. 28:7), I can do all things through Him.(Philippians 4:13)

Because He is the peace-speaker, I am able to stand even when the wind blows…even when the earth shakes…even if the mountains shake and crumble into the sea…
(Ps. 46)

Because He is the Living Water (John 7:38), I have the abundant-and-eternal-resurrection-perishable-wearing-imperishable-glory kind of life!

Because He is the Lamb who was slain (John 1:29, Rev. 5:12), I can boldly come before the throne of God (Heb. 4:16) ~ reunited and reconciled with Him.

Because He is the pierced and the chastised, I am forgiven of every transgression.
(Is. 53:5)

Because He is the broken body, I am whole and healed. (Is. 53:5)

Because He is the ransom, I am the redeemed. (Matt. 20:28)

Because He is the victor over death, hell, and the grave (1 Cor. 15:55), I am fully convinced: nothing shall separate me from the love of Christ. (Rom. 8:38-39)

And because He is perfect love, I live unafraid.  Because He is perfect love,
I am the beloved. (1 John 4:18)

Because Jesus is alive (Mark 16:6) ~
I am an all-things-possible (Mark 9:23,10:27)
beauty-from-ashes (Is. 61:3)
chains-broken (Luke 4:18, Rom. 8:2, Acts 12:7, 16:26)
reconciled-heart (Rom. 5:10)
walking-on-water (Matt. 14:29)
nothing-is-too-hard (Jeremiah 32:17)
live-forever-in-His-Light (John 8:12, Rev. 21:23)
at-home-in-His-arms (Rom. 8:15, Gal. 4:6)
daughter of a Risen King! (John 1:12, Rom. 8:16, 1 John 3:1-2)

 

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