Know: Col. 1:27- “To them God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.” This is specifically addressed to you. The Spirit of Christ is IN YOU! Challenge: Don’t be deceived. Keep your eyes fixed on Jesus.
Know: We are subject to the very same circumstances as the Old Testament. Holy people suffer. Challenge: Live life.
Know: Unity is the responsibility of each and every Christian. Challenge: Agree to disagree and join together for the mission of Christ.
Know: The Spirit of the Kingdom of God is self sacrifice. Challenge: Take up your cross, die to yourself. The life that Jesus has for us is better than the one we’ve been living.
Know: Unity is a command. Challenge: Let us accept our responsibility.
Know: We are either in one position with God (in and saved) or the other position (outside, unsaved). There is no middle ground. Challenge: Your attitude toward fellow pilgrims will demonstrate your position.
Know: Salvation is a transformation from fleshly wickedness to Spiritual righteousness. Challenge: Change in accordance to transforming power of Jesus Christ in you.
Know: 1 Cor 15:4 – and that He was buried, and that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures. Challenge: Live your life like Christ died for you.
Know: Christ died for me. Challenge: Die for Him.
Know: Only God can change the heart. Our responsibility is to love people where they are at like Jesus. Challenge: Do not be the Holy Spirit. It’s only the Holy Spirit’s job to convict.