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(Dear friend, please read through this message below very slowly and carefully. This is the most important message that you will ever need to hear. It concerns the Gospel of your salvation according to the Scriptures (1 Cor 15:3). There is no other Gospel other than that which the Scriptures reveal, which was once and for all delivered to the saints).
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If any man is in Christ, he is a new creation
“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has passed away, behold, the new has come” (2 Cor 5:17)
We need to realize that we have two natures within. First is the Old Man (also referred to as sin nature or flesh nature or old self) which has its source in the fallen first Adam and causes us to do the very thing we do not want to do – Sin! (Rom 7:15). All temptations to sin make their appeal to this corrupted flesh nature called the old man. Unfortunately, for a long time we have believed the lie that it was Satan who was the cause of our sin. While he may be an instrument, he is not the source. Thus we have been overly occupied with him, rather than the true source of the problem, our sin / flesh nature. Continue reading