Does to live is Christ leave room for this total dedication to God as the posture of the Christian’s heart? Only when it follows our total dependence upon God’s dedication to us in Christ.
TLIC Psalms. March 24. I Delight to Do Your Will.
To live is Christ removes the sacrifice for sin and replaces it with the sacrifice of praise. It replaces duty with delight.
TLIC DAILY. DAY 118. APRIL 28: LAMB OF GOD.
“To live is Christ” is to forever behold the Lamb’s sacrifice for us on the cross. And as we do, our hearts are drawn in love and grace to him while all else slowly fades away.
TLIC Daily. Day 20. January 20: Provided.
“To live is Christ” is to live from a deep dependency on God’s provision of a savior. A substitute life. Christ’s life.
TLIC Daily. Day 322. November 18: His own blood.
We will live every day, forever, with a clear conscience, knowing we are freed from all the guilt of our dead works and freed unto all the true humanity of serving the living God. We will spend every day, forever, in “to live is Christ.”
TLIC Daily. Day 118. APril 28: Behold the Lamb of God.
“To live is Christ” means we can trust the gentle and compassionate sin removal process of our Lamb. As we behold the Lamb’s sacrifice for us on the cross, our hearts are drawn in love and grace to him as all else fades away.