“Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.” I John 3:18
How do we Engage Every day?
“We know love by this, that he laid down his life for us—and we ought to lay down our lives for one another.” John 3:16
“This is how we know that we belong to the truth and how we set our hearts at rest in his presence: If our hearts condemn us, we know that God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything” I John 19-20
“Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God and receive from Him everything we ask, because we keep his commands and do what pleases him”. I John 3:21-22
- We must Know God.
“When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. For day and night your hand was heavy on me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer.” Psalm 32:3-4
“My guilt has overwhelmed me like a burden too heavy to bear.” Psalm 38:4
“For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me.” Psalm 51:3
“Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the Lord, and you forgave my sin.” Psalm 32:5
“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” I John 1:9
“Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned. He has crossed over from death to life.’ John 5:24
- We must live a life of confidence and boldness!
“Therefore, there is now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus.” Romans 8:1
To embrace Jesus means I must engage everyday
and that begins by Knowing God and Finding the confidence to do it!