While writing this post, I thought about Christ perfection in our lives. In Him there are no flaws or stains but He is perfect, complete and white as snow. His love for you covers all your sins because you are no longer bound by the law as a child of God redeemed through the blood of Jesus Christ our savior Even though you did not earn it, He paid for it all on the cross. Knowing that He is perfect, through His grace He has made you pure and holy, sanctified through the blood of Jesus. For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are being sanctified Hebrews 10:14 NKJV.
Think about His abundant love for a moment , one thing I struggled with was the inability to receive fully His love for me. I could not understand why He would love an unforgiving, broken hearted girl like me. It took me years to work into the fullness of His love and permit Him to pour His overflowing love over me. Being a lady who has been through a lot of pains, emotional baggage and depression, I found myself in a dilemma knowing fully that He loves me so much to die on the cross for my sins and all my sins are nailed on the cross.
Then He began dealing with every detailed issues in my life and delivered me out of the power of darkness into His marvelous light. His light began to reflect in every area of my life and I saw a reflection of His love . This was a breakthrough of divine intervention, healing and complete deliverance for me. All my fears, worries and doubts were thrown away and His divine, unconditional, overflowing and never ending love came into my life and filled my heart. There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment. But he who fears has not been made perfect in love 1 John 4:18 NKJV. As a Christian who has an intimate relationship with the Lord, it is essential to understand and reflect more on Christ perfect love for you. No matter what fears (fear of doubts, fear of trust, fear of heights, fear of loss and so on) you are experiencing, Jesus Christ is love, He nailed all your pains, fears and sufferings on the cross so the enemy has no authority whatsoever over your lives.
You were dead because of your sins and because your sinful nature was not yet cut away. Then God made you alive with Christ, for he forgave all our sins. 14 He canceled the record of the charges against us and took it away by nailing it to the cross. 15 In this way, he disarmed the spiritual rulers and authorities. He shamed them publicly by his victory over them on the cross Colossians 2:13-15 NLT.
Are you passing through any challenge in life and you are worried about the fear of the unknown creeping in or you are gradually loosing faith and trust in the Lord, I am here to tell you that perfect love casts out all fears. His grace and love is sufficient enough to carry you through every situation. If you do not know where to start, I will encourage you to begin by surrendering your all to the Lord, letting go of every situation that seems to be suppressing you and rolling it over to the Lord because His yoke is easy and His burdens are light. Your debts have been paid for already on the cross so you don’t have to suffer for your sins.
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