2 Tim 3:16         Luke 8:18          2 John 9          1 Peter 2:24           2 Peter 3:18            2 Cor 1:20-22       Romans 15:4      Phil 3:10      Mark 12:29-31      Titus 2:11-15     Titus 3:3-5       2 Peter 1:16   Romans 13:8-10        James 2:12-13          Hosea 6:6             Ps 103:10        1 Cor 1:30       Eph 6:17

The Church is filled with Christ, and Christ fills everything in every way

Phil 2:5 “Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus.”     6-8  “he humbled himself” (ncv) “In your lives you must think and act like Christ Jesus”


John 17:14&16  Jesus:  “…they don’t belong to the world,   just as I don’t belong to the world.”

Phil 3:20 (niv) our citizenship is in heaven.     (ncv) “our homeland is in heaven”

Eph 4:13b “We must become like a mature person,  growing until we become like Christ….

Eph 4:21-24 “…so you were taught the truth that is in Jesus.”  24  to become a new person.   That  new person is made to be like God  Eph 1:23


John 17:3 Jesus said  “this is eternal life”   You must know God and know Jesus.

1 John 2:1-6  “Anyone who says, “I know God,” but does not obey God’s commands is a liar, and  the truth is not in that person”  “Whoever says that he lives in God must live as Jesus lived.”

John 13:34-35 “I give you a new command:  Love each other as I have loved you.

John 15:9-14  Jesus speaking:  Now remain in my love… if you obey my commands, you will remain in my love.  …you can have the same joy I have…

Gal 4:9  But now you know the true God.  Really, it is God knows you.

1 John 4:7 …we should love each other, because love comes from God.  Everyone who loves has become God’s child and knows God.   8 Whoever does not love does not KNOW GOD, because God is love.  9 This is how God showed his love to us….     10 This is what real love is…. 12  if we love each other,  God lives in us,  and his love is made perfect in us.  16  We know the love God has for us…     17  This is how love is made perfect in us:  21  God gave us this command:

The key to living like Jesus and thinking like Jesus is  LOVE

“Love one another”                        Matt 22:37-40,                         1 Pet 4:8

Remember:    God has poured out his love to fill our hearts

Romans 5:8 God showed his great love for us in this way: ….  1-11

The key to living like Jesus and thinking like Jesus is   “UNDERSTANDING GRACE”

Eph 2:5 You have been saved by God’s grace.  4-9

1 Cor 1:30  Because of God you are in Christ Jesus….

2 Cor 1:2-5 God is the Father who is full of mercy and all comfort.

Eph 1:14 God gives full freedom to those who are his–

James 2:12 …remember that you will be judged by the law that makes people free.

Romans 8:2 Through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit that brings life made you free from the law that brings sin and death.