You are a CO-HEIR with Christ.

What does it mean to be a co-heir with Christ? The following Bible verses related to the acrostic CO-HEIR will explain some of the benefits you enjoy because Jesus is your brother.

Because you are a CO-HEIR with Christ, Jesus:

» Came to share eternal life with you

“For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16, NLT)

» Overcame the world for you

You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world. (1 John 4:4, NIV)

» Holds your inheritance in trust

Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world. (Matthew 25:34, ESV)

» Empowers you with His name

You can ask for anything in my name, and I will do it, so that the Son can bring glory to the Father. Yes, ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it! (John 14:13,14, NLT)

» Intercedes for you with the Father

I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours. (John 17:9, ESV)

» Rescues you from evil

Jesus gave his life for our sins, just as God our Father planned, in order to rescue us from this evil world in which we live. (Galatians 1:4, NLT)

 

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