Robert McLaughlin Bible Ministries
Fixing our eyes on Jesus. Part 3. Tom Cotroneo.
Sunday, October 9, 2011
FIX OUR EYES ON JESUS – Part 3
No man has seen God at any time; the only begotten God, who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him.
Jn.1:1 -“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”
John 1:14 – And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
John 5:26 – “For just as the Father has life in Himself, even so He gave to the Son also to have life in Himself.
HEB 13:8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today, yes and forever.
JOH 1:3 All things came into being by Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being….
John 1:10 – He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him.
Mat 28: 20 – I am with you always, even to the end of the age.
MAT 28:18 – And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.
JOH 14:6 – Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father, but through Me.
HEB 7:26 – For it was fitting that we should have such a high priest, holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners and exalted above the heavens.
JOH 5:22 – “For not even the Father judges anyone, but He has given all judgment to the Son.
ROM 2:16 …God will judge the secrets of men through Christ Jesus.
1 Jo 3:16- We know love by this; that He laid down His life for us; and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren
In Him, you are fully furnished, completely supplied and equipped for all situations.
COL 2:10 – in Him you have been made complete.
Occupation with Christ Jesus is the highest spiritual function of the believer in time. It is the maximum expression of love toward God.
Occupation with Christ Jesus is the result of Bible doctrine in the soul enabling the believer to appreciate, respect, and love our Lord
Knowledge is the key to occupation with Christ Jesus.
You cannot love Jesus Christ unless you know Him.
You cannot know Him apart from Bible doctrine.
Occupation with Christ transfers the believer’s focus from all of life’s distractions – the world – trials and tribulations – other people – self and transfers it to our Lord.
Occupation with Christ is the basis of strength under pressure and produces courage and victory in the battles of life.
Occupation with Christ is the basis for stability, happiness, peace, joy and great blessing.