Change And Growth
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which has come to you, just as in all the world also it is constantly bearing fruit and increasing, even as it has been doing in you also since the day you heard of it and understood the grace of God in truth;
"And who of you by being worried can add a single hour to his life?
But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.
and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope;
so that you will walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, to please Him in all respects, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God;
Brethren, do not be children in your thinking; yet in evil be infants, but in your thinking be mature.
As a result, we are no longer to be children, tossed here and there by waves and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, by craftiness in deceitful scheming;
Just as you do not know the path of the wind and how bones are formed in the womb of the pregnant woman, so you do not know the activity of God who makes all things.
like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,
So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ.
having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.
"Drip down, O heavens, from above, And let the clouds pour down righteousness; Let the earth open up and salvation bear fruit, And righteousness spring up with it. I, the LORD, have created it.
You visit the earth and cause it to overflow; You greatly enrich it; The stream of God is full of water; You prepare their grain, for thus You prepare the earth.
'He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches To him who overcomes, to him I will give some of the hidden manna, and I will give him a white stone, and a new name written on the stone which no one knows but he who receives it.'
A wise man will hear and increase in learning, And a man of understanding will acquire wise counsel,
For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
Until the Spirit is poured out upon us from on high, And the wilderness becomes a fertile field, And the fertile field is considered as a forest.
And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance;
in whom you also are being built together into a dwelling of God in the Spirit.
but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.
that, in reference to your former manner of life, you lay aside the old self, which is being corrupted in accordance with the lusts of deceit,
This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all.
"For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, And do not return there without watering the earth And making it bear and sprout, And furnishing seed to the sower and bread to the eater;
"But as for you, Daniel, conceal these words and seal up the book until the end of time; many will go back and forth, and knowledge will increase."
For this reason God gave them over to degrading passions; for their women exchanged the natural function for that which is unnatural,
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
and this is smaller than all other seeds, but when it is full grown, it is larger than the garden plants and becomes a tree, so that THE BIRDS OF THE AIR come and NEST IN ITS BRANCHES."
Then when lust has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and when sin is accomplished, it brings forth death.
- Babies, Figurative Use
- Being Positive
- Growth In Grace
- Knowing God
- Knowing God's Will
- Like Children
- Not Worrying
- Spiritual Vitality
- Trusting God And Not Worrying
- Wisdom And Guidance
- Worry And Stress