Gal. 2:20, "I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me."
1. Christ Gave Himself, No One Took His life. He Gave It For Me.
John 10:18, "No man taketh it from me, but I lay it down of myself. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again. This commandment have I received of my Father."
Isaiah 53:5-6, "But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed. 6 All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all."
2. Christ Gave His Head, To Wear A Crown of Thorns, For Me.
John 19:2, "And the soldiers platted a crown of thorns, and put it on his head, and they put on him a purple robe,"
3. Christ Gave His Eyes, To Weep For Me.
Hebrews 5:7, "Who in the days of his flesh, when he had offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, and was heard in that he feared;"
4. Christ Gave His Shoulders To Bear A Burden, For Me.
Luke 15:5, "And when he hath found it, he layeth it on his shoulders, rejoicing."
5. Christ Gave His Cheeks, To Be Smitten, For Me.
Isaiah 50:6, "I gave my back to the smiters, and my cheeks to them that plucked off the hair: I hid not my face from shame and spitting."
6. Christ Gave His Tongue, To Pray For Me.
John 17:20, "Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word;"
7. Christ Gave His Ears, To Hear My Plea.
Psalm 91:15, "He shall call upon me, and I will answer him: I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him, and honour him."
8. Christ Gave His Back, To Be Ploughed, For Me.
Psalm 129:3, "The plowers plowed upon my back: they made long their furrows."
9. Christ Gave His Hands And His Feet, To Be Pierced, For Me.
Psalm 22:16, "For dogs have compassed me: the assembly of the wicked have inclosed me: they pierced my hands and my feet."
10. Christ Gave His Side, To Pour Out His Blood, For Me.
John 19:34, "But one of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and forthwith came there out blood and water."
11. Christ Gave His Blood, For The Cleansing, Of Me.
Heb. 9:22, "And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission."
1 John 1:7, "But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin."
12. Christ Gave His Heart, To Be Broken, For Me.
Psalm 69:20, "Reproach hath broken my heart; and I am full of heaviness: and I looked for some to take pity, but there was none; and for comforters, but I found none."
13. Christ Gave His Soul, As An Offering For Me.
Isaiah 53:10-11, "Yet it pleased the LORD to bruise him; he hath put him to grief: when thou shalt make his soul an offering for sin, he shall see his seed, he shall prolong his days, and the pleasure of the LORD shall prosper in his hand. 11 He shall see of the travail of his soul, and shall be satisfied: by his knowledge shall my righteous servant justify many; for he shall bear their iniquities."
14. Christ Gave His Life, As A Ransom, For Me.
1 Timothy 2:6, "Who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time."
15. Christ Brought Me Out of Death Into Life.
John 5:24, "Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life."
16. Christ Delivered Me Out of Bondage Into Freedom.
Rom. 8:2, "For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death."
17. Christ Lifted Me Out of Sin Up Into His Righteousness.
Psalm 40:1-3, "I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. 2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. 3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear, and shall trust in the LORD."
2 Cor. 5:21, "For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him."
18. Christ Took Me Out of Poverty And Put Into His Riches.
2 Cor. 8:9, "For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that ye through his poverty might be rich."
19. Christ Brought Me Out of Darkness Into Light.
1 Peter 2:9, "But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:"
20. Christ Brought Me Out of Satan's Family Into God's Own.
1 John 3:1-2, "Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not. 2 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is."
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