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Union With Christ


1. As Head of the Church. Eph 1:22,23; 4:15,16; Col 1:18.

2. Christ prayed that all saints might have. Joh 17:21,23.

3. Described as

a. Christ being in us. Eph 3:17; Col 1:27.

b. Our being in Christ. 2Co 12:2; 1Jo 5:20.

4. Includes union with the Father. Joh 17:21; 1Jo 2:24.

5. Is of God. 1Co 1:30.

6. Maintained by

a. Faith. Ga 2:20; Eph 3:17.

b. Abiding in him. Joh 15:4,7.

c. His word abiding in us. Joh 15:7; 1Jo 2:24; 2Jo 1:9.

d. Feeding on him. Joh 6:56.

e. Obeying him. 1Jo 3:24.

7. The Holy Spirit witnesses. 1Jo 3:24.

8. The gift of the Holy Spirit is an evidence of. 1Jo 4:13.

9. Saints

a. Have, in mind. 1Co 2:16; Php 2:5.

b. Have, in spirit. 1Co 6:17.

c. Have, in love. Song 2:16; 7:10.

d. Have, in sufferings. Php 3:10; 2Ti 2:12.

e. Have, in his death. Ro 6:3-8; Ga 2:20.

f. Have assurance of. Joh 14:20.

g. Enjoy, in the Lord’s supper. 1Co 10:16,17.

h. Identified with Christ by. Mt 25:40,45; Ac 9:4; 8:1.

i. Are complete through. Col 2:10.

j. Exhorted to maintain. Joh 15:4; Ac 11:23; Col 2:7.

10. Necessary to growth in grace. Eph 4:15,16; Col 2:19.

11. Necessary to fruitfulness. Joh 15:4,5.

12. Beneficial results of

a. Righteousness imputed. 2Co 5:21; Php 3:9.

b. Freedom from condemnation. Ro 8:1.

c. Freedom from dominion of sin. 1Jo 3:6.

d. Being created anew. 2Co 5:17.

e. The spirit alive to righteousness. Ro 8:10.

f. Confidence at his coming. 1Jo 2:28.

g. Abundant fruitfulness. Joh 15:5.

h. Answers to prayer. Joh 15:7.

13. They who have, ought to walk as he walked. 1Jo 2:6.

14. False teachers have not. Col 2:18,19.

15. Is indissoluble. Ro 8:35.

16. Punishment of those who have not. Joh 15:6.

17. Illustrated

a. Vine and branches. Joh 15:1,5.

b. Foundation and building. 1Co 3:10,11; Eph 2:20,21; 1Pe 2:4-6.

c. Body and members. 1Co 12:12,27; Eph 5:30.

d. Husband and wife. Eph 5:25-32.