You Can be an Overcomer RELATE TO THE LAW?
1. The law becomes the standard of his life. 1 John 5:3—“This is the love of God, that we keep His commandments.”
2. He permits Christ to fulfill in him the righ- teousness of the law.
Romans 8:3-4—“God sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh: that the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.”
3. Christ writes the law in his heart. Hebrews 8:10—“This is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, saith the Lord; I will put My laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts: and I will be to them a God, and they shall be to Me a people” (Psalm 119:11).
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John 1:12—“But as many as received Him, to them gave He power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on His name.”
Galatians 2:20—“I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave Himself for me.”
Philippians 2:13—“For it is God which work- eth in you both to will and to do of His good plea- sure.”
1 John 1:9—“If we confess our sins, He is faith- ful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.”