Part 3: The Surpassing Glory

Hello brothers and sisters in Christ! Here is Part 3 for those who have not read it yet, or perhaps for a review for those who read it back in May. The Lord is helping me sort out what to write next (it will be Part 8) and what to save for later. This series already contains far more than I thought it might when we started! Please remember I welcome your heartfelt comments! Love in Christ, deanna

The Lord Is With Us

Now if we are children, then we are heirs–heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory. (Romans 8:17 NIV)

God does not give His glory to another (Isaiah 42:8), yet we NT saints are of one glorious Body with Jesus Christ, who is the last Adam, the man from heaven (1 Cor. 1:45-47), AND a member of the Deity. In crucifying our flesh with Christ, God has made all whom believe on His Son one new man (Eph. 2:15) with the resurrected and glorified Lord. God called us to believe the gospel that we might share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ (2 Thess. 2:14).

Oh, do you see this? (If not, I encourage you to review Part 2  – the renewing of our minds requires immersion in…

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