Walk in Christ

Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.
(Col 2:6-7 ESV)

Receiving Christ is only the beginning of something magnificent. Together, each body of Christians is to walk in Christ, be rooted in Him, and be built up in Him. These things require that we be well established in our faith in Christ. No individual can do these things on his or her own. Each one of us is given a portion of Christ, according to God’s grace. As we experience the living Christ with other Christians, we increasingly display His splendor.

Don’t be fooled into thinking there is a method to growing in Christ. It takes time, love, and lives spent in the presence of God.

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Posted on January 26, 2011, in Organic Church, Thoughts and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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