Point To Ponder ‘Consecrate’


Consecrate; Dictionary meaning: ‘To dedicate to special or sacred purpose, set apart;

Leviticus 11 verse 44: “For I Am the Lord your God, so you must consecrate yourselves to be holy because I am holy.”

Philippians 2 verse 5:”Make your own attitude that of Christ Jesus.”

The Apostle Paul message to the Philippians in Chapter 2; Think of yourselves the way Christ Jesus thought of Himself. when the time came, He set aside the privileges of deity and took on the status of slave, became human one us.

Christ Jesus Our Lord and Our Friend, set Himself apart, to become one of us, to die as one of us, rise from the dead fo us.

‘Make our attitudes that of Jesus’, being willing to lay down all we have, to be use for great purposes by Him.

Perhaps as we ponder this though, Matthew 10 verse 38 and 39: {Message Bible}; We will understand, the real reason why we should consecrate, set ourselves apart, to make our attitude Like Christ Jesus.

“If you don’t go all the way with Me {Jesus}, through thick and thin, you don’t deserve Me. If your first concern is to look after yourself, you’ll never find yourself. But if you forget about yourself and look to me, you will find yourself and me.’

God Bless.



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