“HE THAT ABIDES IN ME, AND I IN HIM, THE SAME BRINGS FORTH MUCH FRUIT; FOR WITHOUT ME YOU CAN DO NOTHING.” -JOHN 15:5
The above verse is what I pulled from my Promise Box this morning. A good reminder for sure! …Without Jesus, we can’t do anything…not even take our next breath!
Take a look at what the word abide means….
accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recommendation).
“I said I would abide by their decision”synonyms are: comply with, obey, observe, follow, keep to, hold to, conform to, adhere to, stick to, stand by, act in accordance with, uphold, heed, accept, go along with, acknowledge, respect, defer to…************This little poem accompanied the verse. Take a look….“Not I, but Christ, be honored, loved, exalted;Not I, but Christ, be seen, be known, be loved;Not I, but Christ, in every look and action;Not I, but Christ, in every thought and word.”ABIDE IN ME TODAY, LORD! LIVE IN ME, AND THROUGH ME!anita