For God wanted them to know that the riches and glory of Christ are for you Gentiles, too. And this is the secret: Christ lives in you. This gives you assurance of sharing his glory. – Col 1:27 (NLT)
Have you ever had a friend who told you a secret? It makes you feel important when someone tells you a secret. Secrets can be a lot of fun. Today’s Bible verse tells us a secret, which is the fact that we’ve got Christ living inside us.
The fact that Christ lives in us, if we’ve accepted Jesus as our savior is life changing. If you need help, you can rely on Jesus on the inside of you. If you need encouragement to make it through the day, you can lean on Christ living on the inside of you. The fact that you’ve got Christ living in you changes everything.
It gives you confidence that you can do the things that God has called you to do. It can give you peace that you’re going to be okay. Christ living on the inside of you means that you’re equipped and able to handle anything that might come your way. So be encouraged today. There’s nothing that you can face that you’re not equipped to handle because you’ve got Jesus living on the inside of you.