Who is online?
In total there are 8 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 8 Guests :: 1 Bot

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 115 on Wed 03 Jul 2019, 3:20 pm
Latest topics
» BIRTH PANGS – Series of Powerful Earthquakes Volcano's Strike Around the Globe
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyToday at 10:06 am by Admin

» ENDTIME HEADLINES
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyToday at 9:52 am by Admin

» CHRISTIAN NEWS NETWORK
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 10:31 pm by Admin

» BREITBART NEWS
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 9:57 pm by Admin

» Delrifkah: HEBREW SAGE MIGHT SAY.
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 4:39 pm by Admin

» R.D SOUZA Saved by faith
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 4:36 pm by Admin

» NUGGET Today's Devotional
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 4:07 pm by Admin

»  Chip Brogden CHURCH WITHOUT WALLS
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 4:03 pm by Admin

» +Dev+ Michael D. Inman Pastor
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 4:00 pm by Admin

» ISRAEL VIDEO'S VARIOUS COVERAGES
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 3:16 pm by Admin

» WORLD ISRAEL NEWS
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 2:05 pm by Admin

» Mrs. P's Haven of Refuge Inspirational
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 2:03 pm by Admin

» servant @ TWO LISTENERS
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 12:33 pm by Admin

» BIBLE STUDY on VERSE
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 12:29 pm by Admin

» WORTHY NEWS
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 12:28 pm by Admin

» Daily Disciples
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 12:27 pm by Admin

» The Mark started implants in their hands to replace cash, credit cards
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 11:52 am by Admin

» PROPHESY NEWS WATCH
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyYesterday at 12:07 am by Admin

» My Manna
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyMon 15 Jul 2019, 11:10 pm by Admin

» GOSPEL FROM ASIA
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  EmptyMon 15 Jul 2019, 11:09 pm by Admin

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search

ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford

Go down

ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford  Empty ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*By Miles Stanford

Post  Admin on Tue 04 Jan 2011, 5:22 pm

ADMINISTRATION OF THE CROSS*
*By Miles Stanford *
*
"For ye died, and your life is hid with Christ in God" (Col. 3:3, ASV).

It is futile for us to attempt to curb our sins while we ignore their
source, the indwelling principle of sin. In trimming the branches
(sins), we strengthen the root (self). Rather, as we count upon the
finished work of Calvary, the Holy Spirit will apply the Cross to the
old life. And as that death cuts deeper and deeper into the root, the
branches will wither and fall away.

"The Lord Jesus has been waiting for us to come to the end of our own
efforts. He sends the call, 'Come back to the Cross.' At last we can see
we have been standing and working on the wrong ground, and we hear Him
say, 'It is you who are in My way. I can do My work myself. I simply
need empty vessels. You parted with your sins, but you kept yourself.
Come now, part with yourself, take your place where I put you. When I
died you were in Me on that Cross.' 'Now I see! What next, Lord?' 'Now
you pass to another sphere where you become aware that you are joined to
Me as your life.' "

"Our identification with Christ in His death was a death unto Sin--- the
principle of Sin as a master and a tyrant --- Sin, not sins. The Holy
Spirit is ready to apply that finished work of death to the depth of our
self-life, until Sin loses its mastery at point after point. It goes
deeper than the cutting off of visible and external things. Cause, not
symptoms."

"Christ, who is our life" (Col. 3:4).

*

* If you are a Christian, *
*you are not a citizen of this world*
* trying to get to heaven; *
*you are a citizen of heaven *
*making your way through this world.*
* *
*-----Vance Havner *
Admin
Admin
Admin

Posts : 58832
Join date : 2008-10-25
Age : 74
Location : Wales UK

View user profile http://worldwidechristians.forumotion.com

Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum