When you give yourself to Christ, when you believe, truly believe in Him, believe that Jesus is God’s Son. That He was sent here to die on the cross for our sins, then you are born again too! You are washed clean of your past. All you have to do is believe, repent, and give yourself to Him!
This is from my study bible and I just thought that I would share it with you all…
Our True Identity in Christ
- Romans 3:24… We are justified (declared “not guilty” of our sins).
- Romans 8:1… No condemnation waits for us.
- Romans 8:2…. We are set free from the law of sin that leads to death.
- 1 Corinthians 1:2…We are sanctified (made holy) and made acceptable in Jesus Christ
- 1 Corinthians 1:30…We are righteous and Holy in Christ
- 1 Corinthians 15:22… We will be made alive at the resurrection
- 2 Corinthians 5:17… We are new creations.
- 2 Corinthians 5:21 We receive God’s righteousness
- Galatians 3:28… We are one in Christ with all other believers.
- Ephesians 1:3… we are blessed with every spiritual blessing in Christ
- Ephesians 1:4… We are holy and blameless.
- Ephesians 1:5,6… We are adopted as God's children
- Ephesians 1:7… Our sins are taken away, and we are forgiven.
- Ephesians 1:10,11… We will be brought under Christ’s authority.
- Ephesians 1:13… We are identified as belonging to God by the Holy Spirit.
- Ephesians 2:6… We have been raised up to sit with Christ in glory.
- Ephesians 2:10… We are God's work of art.
- Ephesians 2:13…We have been brought near to God.
- Ephesians 3:6… We share in the promise of blessings through Christ.
- Ephesians 3:12…We can come with the freedom and confidence into God's presence
- Ephesians 5:29,30…We are members of Christ’s body, the church.
- Colossians 2:10…We are made complete in Christ
- Colossians 2:11…We are set free from our sinful nature.
- 2 Timothy 2:10… we will have eternal glory.