2-26-17, Serving in Seventeen, Eyes Wide Open #16, The New Covenant part #1
In Christ we are free!
Hebrews 7:11-19, Galatians 3
- We are inferior to Christ. (Heb. 7:7)
- We are appointed by God. (John 15:16)
- We are servants of the King of Kings. (1 Tim. 6:11-16)
- The Old Covenant came through man.
- Was fleshly. (Gal. 5:16-24)
- Was works based. (Eph. 2:1-10)
- The New Covenant is from God through His Son.
- Is Spiritual. (John 3:1-21)
- Is Faith based. (Romans 8:1-13)
- Perfection is not attainable through the law.
- With the law came the curse of the law (Gal. 3:10-14)
- Faith in Christ sets us free from the law (Gal. 3:21-27)
- Whom the Son, (Jesus Christ), has set free is free indeed! (John 8:36)
- Free to serve the Lord out of a transformed heart, not out of obligation.
- In Christ we are Triumphant. (Col.2:6-15)
- In Christ we can be Transformed. (Col.3:12-17)
Keys to transformation!
Flee from all appearances of legalism!
In Christ we are free to serve sincerely!