Tuesday, October 4, 2016

PROOF OF PURCHASE - By Robert E. Hanna

Scripture Reading: Ephesians 1:12-14

Only God can create a perfect union. In so doing, He does  not settle for a portion; He desires the whole. He therefore  pays in full, leaving no open clauses in the contract. God  knows only completion and perfection; any deviation from  these is of man's doing. As believers, our confidence is marred  only by doubts and uncertainties of our own design. When we  lack assurance, it can only be because we stray from  concentration on the pure Word of God which provides  complete consolation.

"After that ye believed [in Christ], ye were sealed with  that Holy Spirit of promise, which is the earnest of our  inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession,  unto the praise of His glory." If there is a more powerful  passage than this in all of Scripture, we would be hard put to  find it! The deposit, the "down payment," has been made to  insure completion of the sacred transaction. Upon trusting in  the Lord Jesus Christ and His finished, redemptive work on  Calvary, we have received absolute assurance of our eternal salvation. The seal (Holy Spirit) is applied as an unequivocal  and irreversible pledge that we will enter into the glory as  permanent partakers of all spiritual blessings with Christ.

"Know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy  Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not  your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify  God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God's" (I  Corinthians 6:19-20). "For our citizenship is in heaven"  (Philippians 3:20a).

How God Saves Men
Believing Christ DIED, that’s HISTORY.
Believing Christ DIED for YOU SINS and Rose again that’s SALVATION.
Read Romans 1:16, Romans 10:9-10 and 1. Corinthians 15:1-4

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