Mount Olive Baptist Church
Sunday, January 25, 2015

Victory comes from understanding who God is, and then understanding who you are in Christ. A confident expression of one's identity is found in knowing Christ - a secure "knowing" that is based on truth. This is the only sure foundation for experiencing the life that God intended.


I am special...
John 1:12        I am God's child.

John 15:15      I am Christ's friend.

Rom. 5:1         I have been justified.

1 Cor. 6:17      I am united with the Lord, and I am one spirit with Him.

1 Cor. 6:19,20 I have been bought with a price. I belong to God.

1 Cor. 12:27    I am a member of Christ's body.

Eph. 1:1          I am a saint.

Eph. 1:5          I have been adopted as God's child.

Eph. 2:18        I have direct access to God through the Holy Spirit.

Col. 1:14         I have been redeemed and forgiven of all my sins.

Col. 2:10        I am complete in Christ.


I am secure...
Rom. 8:12        I am free forever from condemnation.

Rom. 8:28        I am assured that all things work together for good.

Rom. 8:31f       I am free from any condemning charges against me.

Rom. 8:35f       I cannot be separated from the love of God.

1 Cor. 1:21,22  I have been established, anointed, and sealed by God.

Col. 3:3            I am hidden with Christ in God.

Phil. 1:6           I am confident that the good work that God has begun in me will be perfected.

Phil. 3:20          I am a citizen of heaven.

2 Tim. 1:7         I have not been given a spirit of fear but of power, love and a sound mind.

Heb. 4:16         I can find grace and mercy in time of need.

1 John 5:18      I am born of God, and the evil one cannot touch me.


I am significant...
Matt. 5:13,14    I am the salt and light of the earth.

Acts 1:8            I am a branch of the true vine, a channel of His life.

1 Cor. 3:16       I am God's temple.

2 Cor. 5:17       I am a minister of reconciliation for God.

2 Cor. 6:1         I am God's coworker. (1 Cor. 3:9)

Eph. 2:6           I am seated with Christ in the heavenly realm.

Eph. 3:12         I may approach God with freedom and confidence.

Phil. 4:13         I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.