BECAUSE we do not Give God Time Enough to Reveal Himself to us.
But the Living Experiential Knowledge in which God Makes Himself Known to the soul.
The Lord nevertheless Uses other people to Help us.
However, you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. But if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Him.
But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you.
Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.
This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent.
but get up and enter the city, and it will be told you what you must do.”
The Life of the branch is a Life of Close Communion.
Abide! An Abiding Life!
Abiding every minute of the day.
Communion. Close Communion. Unbroken Communion.
The Whole Question is One of Faith!
Was it because of your merits at all?
No! A thousand times, No!