Tuesday, July 15, 2014

I am the one who.....

Being a follower of Jesus is not for the faint hearted it is a call to be a radical one....

  • who loves God with all his heart and soul and mind and strength (Matthew 22:37) 
  • who loves Jesus more than mother or father or son or daughter (Matthew 10:37) 
  • who knows he has died and is seated with Christ in heaven (Colossians 3:2) 
  • who sets his mind on things that are above, not on things that are on earth (Colossians 3:3) 
  • who is not conformed to this world (Romans 12:2) 
  • who does not love this world (1 John 2:15) 
  • who flees youthful passions and pursues righteousness, faith, love, and peace (2 Timothy 2:22) 
  • who seeks understanding like silver and searches for it as for hidden treasures (Proverbs 2:4) 
  • who does not account his life of any value nor as precious to himself (Acts 20:24) 
  • who is filled with the Holy Spirit (Ephesians 5:18) 
  • who rejoices when others revile him and persecute him (Matthew 5:11) 
  • who prays without ceasing (1 Thessalonians 5:17) 
  • who dies every day (1 Corinthians 5:31) 
  • who boils in the spirit (Romans 12:11)
List originally published in Desiring God 


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