The Importance of Christ

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

 ENCOURAGING STUFF:      THE IMPORTANCE OF CHRIST

Remember  Col 1:15-20  15 No one can see God, but Jesus Christ is exactly like him. 16  Through his power    All things were made through Christ and for Christ. 17 … all things continue because of him. 18 He is the head of the church.   Everything comes from him.   In all things Jesus has First Place. 19 God was pleased for all of himself to live in Christ. 20 God made peace through the blood of Christ’s death on the cross.

Col 1:22  God has made you his friends again.  He did this through Christ’s death in the body

1 Thes 5:9 God did not choose us to suffer his anger but to have salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ.  10 Jesus died for us so that we can live together with him.  11 Encourage each other….

Eph 2:9-16   Christ himself is our peace    Christ did all this with his death on the cross.   Christ came and preached peace….

Col 3:15 Let the peace that Christ gives control your thinking, because you were called together in one body to have peace.  Always be thankful. 

John 14:27 “I leave you peace; my peace I give you.… So don’t let your hearts be troubled or afraid.”

John 16:33 “I told you these things so that you can have peace in me.  …

2 Cor 5:18  All this is from God.  Through Christ, God made peace between us and himself…

Rom 5:1 Since we have been made right with God by our faith, we have peace with God.  This happened through our Lord Jesus Christ….

Rom 8:6 If people’s thinking is controlled by the Spirit, there is life and peace.

Rom 14:17 The important things are living right with God, peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.

Rom 15:13 I pray that the God who gives hope will fill you with much joy and peace while you trust in him.  Then your hope will overflow by the power of the Holy Spirit.       (Rom 5:5)

Heb 13:21 I pray that the God of peace will give you every good thing you need…

Gal 5:22 But the Spirit produces the fruit of love, joy, peace……  

1 Thes 5:23 Now may God himself, the God of peace, make you pure, belonging only to him….

2 Thes 3:16 Now may the Lord of peace give you peace at all times and in every way….

1 John 3:20-24       This is the way we know that we belong to the way of truth……