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”

Eph 4:21-24 “…so you were taught the truth that is in Jesus.” 22 “You were taught to leave your old self…  23 “You were taught to be made new in your hearts, 24  to become a new person.  That new person is made to be like God             Eph 1:23

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

Colossians 3:1 Since you were raised from the dead with Christ,   aim at what is in heaven… 2 Think only about the things in heaven, not the things on earth.  3-4 ..your new life is kept with Christ in God.        Christ is your life… you will share his glory.  10 You have begun to live the new life, in which you are being made new and becoming like the One who made you.       This new life brings you the true knowledge of God.  14   Love is what holds you all together in perfect unity. 15   Let the peace that Christ gives control your thinking….you were all called together in one body to have peace.  Always be thankful.”  16  Let the teaching of Christ live in you richly. 

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….


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… This is my command:  Love each other as I have loved you.

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….  (Romans 5:8) 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…Those who live in love live in God, and God lives……17  This is how love is made perfect in us:  21  God gave us this command: Those who love God must also love their brothers and sisters