If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature. (2 Corinthians 5:17)
Light and dark cannot coexist. Neither can perfection and imperfection coexist. For the Lord to have any sort of relationship with you, he had to make you into something you weren’t and he did.
When you came to Christ, you were cleansed from sin and joined in vital union with the Lord. You are no longer part of Adam’s race. You are a son or daughter of the Everlasting Father.
Christ is your life. You stand on his faith and are cloaked in his love. Your present and passing imperfections are hidden within his eternal and sublime perfections.
When God looks at you, he doesn’t just see who you are now, with your flaws and faults. He doesn’t just see your potential.
He sees who you are in eternity.
What does God see when he looks at you? He sees the real you.
And from his timeless perspective you are faultless, blameless, and radiant with glory.
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