The Lord Wants You WITH HIM
Have you personally discovered and rediscovered and rediscovered the wonderful privilege, comfort and joy that believers can have by coming into the very presence of God. Are you thrilled by the knowledge that Jesus died for you because He wants you in His presence, that His desire for your presence was the reason He died for you. And are you troubled by the desire of your flesh to go away from Him? Do you understand that He is stronger than your flesh? How often do you remember come into His presence?
John 14:3: And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.
Psalms 73:28: But it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put my trust in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.Psalms 16:11: Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
Ephesians 2:18: For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.Hebrews 4:16: Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.
Hebrews 10:19, 22: Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus, 22: Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.
Are you secure in the knowledge that He is dwelling in you and will never leave you in spite of your flesh? And that He owns you and you are precious to Him? And that nothing can separate you from His love? And that no man can pluck you out of His hand, the strongest hand in heaven or earth?1 Corinthians 6:19: What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?
Hebrews 13:5: Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.Isaiah 43:4: Since thou wast precious in my sight, thou hast been honourable, and I have loved thee: therefore will I give men for thee, and people for thy life.
Romans 8:35, 38-39: Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? 38 For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, 39 Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.John 10:28-29: And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. 29 My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father*s hand.
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