“But we all, with unveiled face beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit” (2 Cor. 3:18 NAS). When we accept Christ into our hearts, our human spirit is regenerated or born again, just as
“Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine, and acts upon them, may be compared to a wise man, who built his house upon the rock” (Matt. 7:24 NAS). None of us will ever plant apples in our gardens and expect to harvest oranges. It sounds so insane, doesn’t it? However, we do this all
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind (Rom. 12:2 NAS). Renewing our minds by the Word of God is God’s path to producing real and lasting change in our lives, both spiritually and physically. There are few things that have baffled humanity quite as much
Exercise thyself rather unto godliness. For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things.. (1 Tim. 4:7-8 KJV) The verse above gives us an interesting comparison between physical and spiritual workout. Physical exercise (bodily exercise) has some value in it. Medical science now has solid evidence to prove the benefits of exercise.
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, (Rom. 12:2 NAS) Metamorphosis is the change in form that occurs as an insect moves from its immature to its mature stages. It is most beautifully illustrated by the life cycle of the butterfly, as it changes from
And by knowledge the rooms are filled With all precious and pleasant riches. (Prov. 24:4 NAS) The knowledge of the Word of God will improve your life. The knowledge of God is experiential-you become a partaker of what you know. If God wants to upgrade your life, and move you to a new experience with
Draw near to God and He will draw near to you… (Jas. 4:8 NAS) Intimacy with God is a treasure we must all yearn and hunger after. It is your most valuable relationship in life, because it will shape and influence all other relationships in your life, and rock all of your world! The good
But the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, That shines brighter and brighter until the full day. (Prov. 4:18 NAS) Spiritual transformation occurs each day of our lives as believers-some days more and other days less. In whatever case, God has designed your life to move in one direction only- brighter