Alive In Christ: Part 3

But now you must also rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices Colossians 3:8-9 NIV

When we become dead to sin, we become alive in Christ. We are supposed to project ourselves as being that. If we claim Jesus, yet do not follow God’s Commandments, we are hypocrites and fools.

 That is why so many people put up walls between God. We need to be examples of God, Jesus and our Faith so that people will see our joy. They can’t see our Faith when we use filthy language and we slander and gossip and lie about one another.

 As Christians, we are transformed. Live the transformation. Live in the Spirit. We are new creatures. 

and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator. Here there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all. Colossians 3:10-11 NIV

Paul spoke to the Church of Colossians with tact. He noticed the divisions in the Churches at the time. He illustrated the Body of Christ to a tee. 

Here in God’s family, it is not about what gender or race or background we come from. It is about being united together by God’s Love and Grace. It is about standing strong in our Faith. Rejoice for we are alive in Christ. 

(to be continued)

©2017JeremyBeagle.All Rights Reserved 


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: