Who You Are In Christ

Able Minister

2 Corinthians 3:6   He has made us competent as ministers of a new covenant…

Adopted

Galatians 4:5 (NAS)   …that we might receive the adoption as sons

Alive in Christ

1 Corinthians 15:22   ...in Christ all will be made alive.

Ambassador

2 Corinthians 5:20   We are therefore Christ's ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We implore you on Christ's behalf: Be reconciled to God.

Apple of My Eye

Psalm 17:18   Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings.

Appreciated

Hebrews 6:10   God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them.

Matthew 10:42   And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones because he is my disciple, I tell you the truth, he will certainly not lose his reward.

Beautiful

Song of Solomom 6:4   You are beautiful, my darling…

Belonging to God

Isaiah 43:1   …Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine.

Ephesians 1:13-14   …the promised Holy Spirit, who is a deposit guaranteeing our inheritance until the redemption of those who are God’s possessions.

Colossians 3:12   …as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved.

Blameless

Ephesians 5:27   …to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless.

Blessed

Ephesians 1:3   Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us…

Bride of the King

Revelations 19:6-8   …Hallelujah! For the Lord God Almighty reigns. Let us rejoice and be glad and give him glory! For the wedding of the Lamb has come, and his bride has made herself ready. Fine linen, bright and clean, was given her to wear. (Fine linen stands for the righteous acts of the saints.

Isaiah 54:4-5   Do not be afraid; you will not suffer shame. Do not fear disgrace; you will not be humiliated. You will forget the shame of your youth and remember no more the reproach of your widowhood. For your Maker is your husband – the Lord Almighty is his name.

2 Corinthians 11:2   …I promised you to one husband, to Christ…

Called by Name

Isaiah 43:1   …Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine.

Cared For

Matthew 6:25-30   Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more important than food, and the body more important than clothes? Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life? And why do you worry about clothes? See how the lilies of the field grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, will he not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?

Nahum 1:7   The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him.

1 Peter 5:7   …for He cares for you.

Child of God

Romans 8:16   The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children.

John 1:12   … to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God.

Chosen

1 Peter 2:9   But you are a chosen people…

Colossians 3:12   Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved…

Clean

John 15:3   You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you.

Clothed (in Salvation and Righteousness)

Isaiah 61:10   I delight greatly in the LORD; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Complete

Colossians 2:10 (NAS)   …and in Him you have been made complete.

Confident

1 John 3:21   …we have confidence before God

Conquerors (more than)

Romans 8:37   …in all these things, we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.

Daughter

2 Corinthians 6:18   I will be a Father to you, and you will be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

Dearly Loved

Colossians 3:12   Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.

Delightful

Psalms 18:19   He brought me out into a spacious place; he rescued me because he delighted in me.

Psalms 16:3   As for the saints who are in the land, they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight.

Faithful

Revelations 17:14   They will make war against the Lamb, but the Lamb will overcome them because he is Lord of lords and King of kings – and with him will be his called, chosen and faithful followers.

1 Timothy 1:12-13   I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me faithful, appointing me to his service. Even though I was once a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent man, I was shown mercy because I acted in ignorance and unbelief.

Favored

Proverbs 16:15   When a king's face brightens, it means life; his favor is like a rain cloud in spring.

Psalms 44:3   For they did not gain possession of the land by their own sword, Nor did their own arm save them; But it was Your right hand, Your arm, and the light of Your countenance, Because You favored them.

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Psalms 139:14-16 (NKJV)   I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Marvelous are Your works, And that my soul knows very well. My frame was not hidden from You, When I was made in secret, And skillfully wrought in the lowest parts of the earth. Your eyes saw my substance, being yet unformed. And in Your book they all were written, The days fashioned for me, When as yet there were none of them.

Forgiven

1 John 2:12   I write to you, dear children, because your sins have been forgiven on account of His name.

Fragrance of Christ

2 Corinthians 2:15-16   …for we are the fragrance of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing…

Free

Romans 8:1-2   Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.

Acts 13:38-39 (NAS)   Therefore, let it be known to you brethren, that through Him forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you, and through Him everyone who believes is freed from all things, from which you could not be freed through the law of Moses.

Galatians 5:1   It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.

Free of Shame

Psalm 71:1   In you, O LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame.

Isaiah 54:4   Do not be afraid; you will not suffer shame. Do not fear disgrace; you will not be humiliated. You will forget the shame of your youth and remember no more the reproach of your widowhood.

Friend of God (Friend of Christ)

John 15:15   …I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you. (Jesus was speaking in this verse.)

Fully Known

John 10:14   I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me—

Job 23:10   But he knows the way that I take; when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold.

Nahum 1:7 (NAS)   The LORD … knows those who take refuge in Him.

Gifted

Romans 12:6a   We have different gifts, according to the grace given us.

1 Peter 4:10 (NAS)   As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

Good

Genesis 1:31a   God saw all that He had made, and it was very good.

Healed

Psalms 30:2   O LORD my God, I called to you for help and you healed me.

Isaiah 53:5   …by his wounds we are healed.

Mark 5:34   He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering."

Heard

Psalm 34:15   The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their cry;

Malachi 3:16   Then those who feared the LORD talked with each other, and the LORD listened and heard…

Psalm 62:8   Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge. Selah.

Philipians 4:6-7   Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Heir

Romans 8:17   Now if we are children, then we are heirs – heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ.

Hidden in God

Colossians 3:3   For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.

Psalm 27:5   For in the day of trouble he will keep me safe in his dwelling; he will hide me in the shelter of his tabernacle and set me high upon a rock.

Psalms 31:19-21   How great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of men on those who take refuge in you. In the shelter of your presence you hide them from the intrigues of men; in your dwelling you keep them safe from accusing tongues.

Holy

1 Peter 2:9   But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation…

Colossians 1:22   But now he has reconciled you by Christ’s physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation.

Honored

Isaiah 43:4   …you are precious and honored in My sight…

Jewels

Malachi 3:17 (KJV)   “And they shall be mine,” saith the Lord of Hosts, “in that day when I make up my jewels….”

Joyful or Joyfulness

1 Peter 1:8-9   Though you have not seen Him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, for you are receiving the goal of your faith, the salvation of your souls.

Light of the World

Matthew 5:14   You are the light of the world.

Loved by God

John 15:9   As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love.

Majestic

Psalms 16:3 (NAS)   As for the saints who are in the earth, they are the majestic ones in whom is all my delight.

Member of the Body

Romans 12:5   … in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others.

1 Corinthians 12:24   Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it.

Mighty

Psalms 112:2 (NAS)   His (the Lord’s) descendants will be mighty on earth.

Never Abandoned, Never Alone

Hebrews 13:5   …God has said, "Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you."

Matthew 2:20   … surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

Galatians 2:20   …Christ lives in me…

Perfect

Hebrews 10:14   …by one sacrifice he has made perfect forever those who are being made holy.

Precious

Isaiah 43:4   …you are precious and honored in My sight…

Pure

1 John 1:7   But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.

Qualified

Colossians 1:12   …giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light.

Redeemed

Galatians 3:13   Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law….

Colossians 1:13-14   For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.

Remembered

Isaiah 49:15-16   Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you! See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands.

Righteous

Ephesians 4:24   …and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.

Royal

1 Peter 2:9   But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood…

Saint

1 Corinthians 1:2 (NAS)   …to those who have been sanctified in Christ Jesus, saints by calling…

Salt

Matthew 5:13   You are the salt of the earth…

Saved

Deuteronomy 33:29   Blessed are you, O Israel! Who is like you, a people saved by the Lord?

Sheep

Psalm 23:1-2   The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters.

Isaiah 40:11   He will feed His flock like a shepherd; He will gather the lambs with His arm, and carry them in His bosom, and gently lead those who are with young.

Sister

Matthew 12:50   For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother.

Sons of God

Romans 8:14 (KJV)   For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.

1 John 3:1 (KJV)   Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God…

Sound of Mind

2 Timothy 1:7 (KJV)   For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Strong

Psalms 3:24   Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the LORD.

Isaiah 41:29   He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.

Daniel 10:19   "Do not be afraid, O man highly esteemed," he said. "Peace! Be strong now; be strong." When he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, "Speak, my lord, since you have given me strength."

Student

2 Timothy 2:15   Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.

Treasure

Deuteronomy 7:6   For you are a people holy to the LORD your God. The LORD your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be his people, his treasured possession.

Understood

Hebrews 4:15   For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet was without sin.

Valued

Isaiah 43:4   … you are precious and honored in my sight…

Matthew 10:31   So don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.

Victorious

1 Corinthians 15:57   …He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

Virgin

Jeremiah 14:17   …My virgin daughter – My people….

2 Corinthians 11:2   …so that I might present you as a pure virgin to him (Christ).

Washed

1 Corinthians 6:11   …but you were washed, you were sanctified…

Welcomed, Invited

Psalms 62:8   Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.

Song of Solomon 2:4   He has taken me to the banquet hall, and his banner over me is love.

Revelations 3:20   Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me.

Without Accusation

Colossians 1:22   But now he has reconciled you by Christ’s physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation.

Without Condemnation

Romans 8:1   Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.

Workman (unashamed)

2 Timothy 2:15   Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.