Re-posted! :We are accepted and secure in Christ because of the Cross

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We are accepted and secure in Christ because of what He did for us. Here are a few scriptures that affirm that truth. Do any stand out to you? What do you think? “Leave a Reply” below with your answer.

  • I am Accepted in Christ

  • I am God’s child (John 1:12)

  • I am Christ’s friend (John 15:15)

  • I am justified (Rom. 5:1)

  • I am united with the Lord and one with Him in spirit (1 Cor. 6:17)

  • I have been bought with a price. I belong to God (1 Cor. 6:20)

  • I am a member of Christ’s body (1 Cor. 12:27)

  • I am a saint (Eph. 1:1)

  • I have been adopted as God’s child (Eph. 1:5)

  • I have direct access to God through the Holy Spirit (Eph. 2:18)

  • I have been redeemed and forgiven of my sins (Col. 1:14)

  • I am complete in Christ (Col. 2:10)

I am Secure in Christ

  • I am free forever from condemnation (Rom. 8:1-2)

  • I am assured that all things work together for good (Rom. 8:28)

  • I am free from any condemning charges against me
    (Rom. 8:33-34)

  • I cannot be separated from God (Rom. 8:35; 38-39)

  • I have been established, anointed, and sealed by God
    (2 Cor. 1:21-22)

  • I am confident the good work God has begun in me will be perfected (Phil. 1:6)

  • I am a citizen of Heaven (Phil. 3:20)

  • I am hidden with Christ in God (Col. 3:3)

  • I have not been given a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-discipline (2 Tim. 1:7)

  • I can find grace and mercy to help me in time of need (Heb. 4:16)

  • I am born of God, and the evil one cannot touch me (1 John 5:18)

I am Significant in Christ

  • I am the salt and light of the earth (Mat. 5:13-14)

  • I am a branch of the true vine, a channel of His life (John 15:1,5)

  • I have been chosen and appointed to bear fruit (John 15:16)

  • I am a personal witness for Christ (Acts 1:8)

  • I am God’s temple (1 Cor. 3:16)

  • I am a minister of reconciliation (2 Cor. 5:17-20)

  • I am God’s coworker (2 Cor. 6:1)

  • I am seating with Christ in the Heavenly realms (Eph. 2:6)

  • I can approach God with freedom and confidence (Eph. 3:12)

  • I can do all things through Christ, who gives me strength (Phil. 4:13)



  1. Wow! Each of those affirmations and Scripture references could be an entire Bible study! I am going to save and read them whenever I feel afraid of discouraged. What good news. What a gracious God we have and still we come to despair! Oh, Father God, please remain patient with us as we learn to internalize the truth of Your great love for us and the gift of Your fellowship!

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