THROUGH THE BIBLE IN THREE YEARS
A couple had just gotten married and were on their
The bride was self-conscious and didn't want to appear
to be a newly-wed.
On the plane to their destination, she asked her
husband how they could appear to be a couple
that had been married a long time.
He said, "Well, honey - you can carry the suitcases."
Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors
through him that loved us.
LIGHT from the WORD.
The only weapon with which sin can be defeated is the
love of Christ.
That love is a two-way love.
First, it is His love for us.
That love caused Him to offer Himself in our place
and for our salvation.
Jesus died in our place upon the cross.
He did so willingly.
And the motivation for that sacrifice was His love for us.
Second, it is our love for Him which causes us to offer
ourselves to Him and be used for His glory.
As His love is sacrificial, so our love should be.
We yield ourselves to Him as Lord, and become
instruments in His hand.
Dear Christian, what would you conquer?
Would you desire to have power over temper, greed,
Then yield yourself to Christ by His love and for His
Just as you received salvation through hearing,
believing and yielding yourself to Christ,
you can also receive His power to become
"MORE than conquerers."
Let Jesus carry your suitcases of sin and fear!