Finding Your Identity in Christ

“He has identified us as his own by placing the Holy Spirit in our hearts.” (2 Corinthians 1:22a NLT)

Your personal identity—how you see yourself—is often shaped by your early experiences in life. Knowing our identity is in Christ can greatly impact the way we live our lives. Your faith will grow stronger as you focus on your identity in Christ.

Start believing what God says about you and that God defines you.  You’re not defined by your education, feelings, successes, opinions of others, family, gender, color, past failures, a car you drive, money in the bank, bankruptcy or by your circumstances.

You are defined by God alone. He identifies you as his own (2 Corinthians 1:22).

Say this to yourself daily!

In Christ I am………

A Saint
Christ’s Body
Blessed with Every Spiritual Blessing
Chosen Before the Foundation of the World
Holy and Blameless
Predestined for Adoption
Adopted as a Son
Redeemed through His Blood
Forgiven of Trespasses
Lavished with Grace
Sealed with the Holy Spirit
Guaranteed an Inheritance
Made Alive
Saved by Grace
Raised up
Seated with Christ in the Heavenly Places
A Display of God’s Grace/Kindness in the Coming Ages
God’s Workmanship
Created in Christ Jesus for Good Works
No Longer a Stranger to the Covenants of Promise
Brought Near by the Blood of Christ
Made Part of One New Man (Jews with Gentiles)
Reconciled to God
Have access to the Father
A Fellow Citizen with the Saints
A Member of God’s Household
A Holy Temple (United with other Believers)
Being Built Together into a Dwelling Place for God with Other Believers

See yourself this way from today moving forward in Christ Jesus.

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