Grace does not grant permission to live in the flesh; it supplies power to live in the Spirit!

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“There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who don’t walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.” – Rom. 8:1

The meaning of “Grace” (χαρις) in the Bible: It’s not what you think? — ‘Grace’ is God giving us the Holy Spirit Who gives us the POWER TO OVERCOME SIN!

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Jesus: “Whoever will lose his life for my sake will find it”

JESUS: “Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart; and you will FIND REST for your souls.”


“For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, and whoever will lose his life for my sake will find it.” – Jesus in Mt. 16:25

“Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad…!”

Rest in Jesus’ proper perspective.

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“BLESSED … REJOICE AND BE EXCEEDING GLAD!”

Luke 6:26 Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.

Matthew 5:11 Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.