Becoming An Adult
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When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I felt as a child, I reasoned as a child; when I became a man, I had done with what belonged to the child.
And Jesus advanced in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and men.
Wherefore, leaving the word of the beginning of the Christ, let us go on to what belongs to full growth, not laying again a foundation of repentance from dead works and faith in God,
but, holding the truth in love, we may grow up to him in all things, who is the head, the Christ:
Let no one despise thy youth, but be a model of the believers, in word, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
And all that generation also were gathered to their fathers; and there arose another generation after them, who did not know the LORD or the work which he had done for Israel.
And the child grew and was strengthened in spirit; and he was in the deserts until the day of his shewing to Israel.
The heart of man deviseth his way, but Jehovah directeth his steps.
but grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.
for all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;
So that the law has been our tutor up to Christ, that we might be justified on the principle of faith. But, faith having come, we are no longer under a tutor;