Just a sampling of precious things we possess
and enjoy, through and in, Jesus Christ
— All apart from the Law
1 John 5:1
Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of him.
Forgiveness of Sin
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace,
Peace with God
Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.
Made New Creatures
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.
Partakers of the Divine Nature
2 Peter 1:4
…by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire.
Children and Heirs of God
for in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God, through faith.
So you are no longer a slave, but a son, and if a son, then an heir through God.
Our Old Man Crucified with Christ
We know that our old self was crucified with him in order that the body of sin might be brought to nothing, so that we would no longer be enslaved to sin.
Freed From the Power of Sin
We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life.
But now that you have been set free from sin and have become slaves of God, the fruit you get leads to sanctification and its end, eternal life.
Enjoy Victory through Christ
1 Corinthians 15:57
But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 John 5:4
For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.
Through Him more than Conquerors
No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
One with Christ Jesus in the Father’s Love
that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me.
because we are members of his body.
We have His Joy in Us
These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full.
We have His (purchased) Peace
For he himself is our peace, who has made us both one and has broken down in his flesh the dividing wall of hostility
and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, making peace by the blood of his cross.
We have His Glory
The glory that you have given me I have given to them, that they may be one even as we are one,
We are Complete in Him
and you have been filled in him, who is the head of all rule and authority.
As He is, so are We in this World
1 John 4:17
By this is love perfected with us, so that we may have confidence for the day of judgment, because as he is so also are we in this world.
All Things are Yours
1 Corinthians 3:21-22
So let no one boast in men. For all things are yours, 22 whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future—all are yours, He who spared not His Son… freely gives us all things
He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for us all, how will he not also with him graciously give us all things?
2 Peter 1:3
His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us to his own glory and excellence,