Tag Archives: righteousness

Painting Clothes

Earlier this week, I did some painting.  I wore old clothes that already had been “decorated” during previous painting jobs. Today, I wore a coat and tie to church.  I didn’t wear them for painting, nor would I wear them … Continue reading

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“Justification” — “Just as if I Never Sinned?”

When He pardoned our sin and imputed His righteousness to us, He covered it all. He justified us, lined us up perfectly with His full standard. Continue reading

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“Imputation” — The Way it Works

There aren’t good Christians and bad Christians, there are righteousness of God Christians and false Christians. Continue reading

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The Pilgrim Life

1Pe 2:21 For even hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:
1Pe 2:22 Who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth:
1Pe 2:23 Who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, he threatened not; but committed himself to him that judgeth righteously:
1Pe 2:24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.
1Pe 2:25 For ye were as sheep going astray; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls. Continue reading

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A Proverb for Today — Proverbs 3:27-28

Righteousness and wisdom “work” well in life. God made us to live by those standards, and obviously the machinery works better if we operate by the user’s manual — but that is the wrong motive. Continue reading

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