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My Divine Note: The surrendered life - 1 John 4:17 (GW)

July 28, 2011 1 John 4:17 (GW)
17 God's love has reached its goal in us. So we look ahead with confidence to the day of judgment. While we are in this world, we are exactly like him {with regard to love}.


When the love of my Lord Jesus Christ shook up my life, important things changed: I stopped being afraid of dying because I was afraid of God’s judgment, and I learned about unconditional love.

I want to go the distance with God. I will take the sad, hard times and enjoy life at the top of the mountain while I live on earth – but I see eternity and God in his glory.

While I’m on earth, I want to live the surrendered life wholly dependent on the deep and enveloping love of Christ. I also want his love to live through me.

I can see Him now.


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  1. "And he said to {them} all, If any {man} will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me." Lucas 9:23
    For human beings, give yourself is very difficult, but when we let God take care of our life, everything is easier.
    Grace and peace!

    Sorry if you do not fully understand, I speak only Portuguese. I use google translator.

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