Overcoming the Lies of Labels

Overcoming the Lies of Labels

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Key Scripture

Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the paralyzed man, “My child, your sins are forgiven.”
Mark 2:5 NLT

Key Points

Your friends will either carry you toward Jesus or pull you away from Him.

There is no longer Jew or Gentile, slave or free, male and female. For you are all one in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 3:28 NLT

So I will prove to you that the Son of Man has the authority on earth to forgive sins.” Then Jesus turned to the paralyzed man and said, “Stand up, pick up your mat, and go home!”
Mark 2:10-11 NLT

God can use your past to change someone’s future.

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Start praying. Be bold, and pray with power.

Heavenly Father, You’ve called us Your children. We are no longer defined by our past mistakes, because You are our future. Jesus, thank You for making this possible. Holy Spirit, give us the power to destroy the lies and labels that try to hold us back. Amen!

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