We are weak in ourselves but we are incredibly strong through Christ

Luke 10:19 (AMP) 19 Behold! I have given you authority and power to trample upon serpents and scorpions, and [physical and mental strength and ability] over all the power that the enemy [possesses]; and nothing shall in any way harm you.

God is almighty. He has all might and all power. Nothing is impossible to God. We do not have a problem so small that God is not interested and we don’t have a problem so big that he can’t fix it. God is powerful and the good news is He wants to share that power with us.

Ephesians 1:17-19 (AMP) 17 [For I always pray to] the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, that He may grant you a spirit of wisdom and revelation [of insight into mysteries and secrets] in the [deep and intimate] knowledge of Him, 18 By having the eyes of your heart flooded with light, so that you can know and understand the hope to which He has called you, and how rich is His glorious inheritance in the saints (His set-apart ones), 19 And [so that you can know and understand] what is the immeasurable and unlimited and surpassing greatness of His power in and for us who believe, as demonstrated in the working of His mighty strength,

We have victory and do not need to be defeated by our enemies. We are joint heirs of Christ. Although we do not deserve everything, God gives it to us as a gift so we can grow his kingdom. We are weak in ourselves but we are incredibly strong through Christ. People who are strong in themselves don’t realize that they need God’s help and God will humble them. It is a powerful testimony when it is evident that God is our strength when our circumstances seem hopeless.

It takes action on our part in order to experience the victory and power of God. We need to have faith and take action in order to see victory. We have responsibility for our victory. When we do our part, God will do his part.

1 John 4:4 (AMP) Little children, you are of God [you belong to Him] and have [already] defeated and overcome them [the agents of the antichrist], because He Who lives in you is greater (mightier) than he who is in the world.

If you would like to accept Jesus as your savior, and you are not quite sure how, it is as simple as saying a prayer to God letting Him know you are ready to accept Him into your life. Say this prayer if you would like to invite Jesus to live in your heart:

Father God, I love you and believe in you. I need you Lord and I am sorry for my sins and the way that I live. Lord, I want you in my life. I receive Jesus as my savior and Lord. I believe that Jesus died for me and rose from the dead. Lord take me as I am and make me the way you want me to be. God, thank you for saving me and being with me on my journey. I am looking forward to my journey with you Lord. I know you will equip me for my journey and I am glad I have you by my side as I walk this walk of Life. Thank you Lord, I love you. Amen

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About lisajohnson401

My true belief is that the best way to preach is by our actions and not our words. However, we need some daily inspiration to keep us on our path. We as Christians have a responsibility not to judge others by our words but to show the love of Christ by loving them where they are at on their personal journey in life...and if they never turn their life over to Christ, continue to love them for who they are - after all God does.
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