What is my identity in Christ?
Our identity can be shaped by so many things around us, but what does the Bible say about our identity?
These Biblical truths and affirmations are a wonderful reminder of our true identity.
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- I am chosen
‘Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.’ Colossians 3:12
- I am a child of God
‘Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God’ John 1:12
- I am loved
‘We love because he first loved us.’ 1 John 4:19
- I have a purpose
‘For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.’ Ephesians 2:10
- I am wonderfully made
‘I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.’ Psalm 139:14
- I am free
‘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.’ Galatians 5:17
- I am a new creation
‘Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!’ 2 Corinthians 5:17
- I am never alone
‘Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.’ Joshua 1:9