Knowing In My Knower - Part 6

Knowing In My Knower - Part 6

Thin Places

For all who are being led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God. For you have not received a spirit of slavery leading to fear again, but you have received a spirit of adoption as sons by which we cry out, “Abba! Father!” The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him. Romans 8:14-18

The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him. Romans 8:16-17

  • Genesis 1 & 2 – Creation story

  • Genesis 3:8 – walking in the garden

  • Genesis 28 – Jacob’s open heaven

  • Acts 10 – Cornelius & Peter

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God. He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. 2 Corinthians 5:21

  • How to draw near:

    • Hebrews 4:14; 7:25

    • Philippians 3:7-11

    • 2 Peter 1:4

    • 2 Corinthians 1:20-22

  • God is impressed with our faith, not our feats.

    • Hebrews 11:6

    • 2 Chronicles 16:9

    • Jeremiah 33:3

    • Daniel 11:32

  • God’s invitation for intimacy

    • Like two sides of a coin

    • His will and/or purpose

    • Our response

    • John 14:21

    • John 14:1

    • Proverbs 3:5-6