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My Emancipation Proclamation

Article By: freebeliever
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Emancipation Proclamation of Christians.


Submitted:May 2, 2013    Reads: 14    Comments: 2    Likes: 1   


1. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves view God like a slave driver. They forever strive to make their angry master happy. We are sons and daughters, because, we view God as a wonderful Father who loves us without any conditions.

2. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves depend upon their own humans abilities to please their Master. We are sons and daughters, because, we understand that our Father has already been pleased.


3. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves live by their passion for principles and commandments. We are sons and daughters, because, we live by our passion for Jesus Christ.

4. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves serve because it is their duty to do so. We are sons and daughters, because, we serve out of pure heart. We are passionately in love with our Father.

5. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves participate in spiritual discipline out of a sense of obligation, or in hopes they can twist the arm of God. We are sons and daughters because we find great joy in seekingthe face of our Father.

6. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves are under the assumption they must be holy enough to obtain God's favor. We are sons and daughters because we have a desire to be holy out of gratefulness for what Christ has done for us.

7. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves have a low self worth. A slave's value comes from their perfect performance. We are sons and daughters because we have a strong sense security because we trust in the performance of Jesus Christ.

8. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves feel like God is a million miles away. We are sons and daughters, because, we commune with God who dwells in heart, through faith.

9. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves are in an endless quest to find freedom. We are sons and daughters because we know and believe we are free already.

10. We are no longer slaves, because, slaves put all salvation benefits some where in the future. Which those benefits can only be obtained by some high level of holiness. We are sons and daughters because we reach out in faith and obtain that which has been freely given to us in Christ Jesus our Lord.

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