Believers are complete in Christ, both positionally by the imputed perfect righteousness of Christ, and the complete sufficiency of all heavenly resources for spiritual maturity.
Commentary from the MacArthur study Bible, notes for Colossians 2:10.
Apart from John 9:31, also see: Job 27:9 and 35:12; Psalm 18:41; Proverbs 1:28, 15:29, and 28:9; Isaiah 1:15; Jeremiah 11:11 and 14:12; Ezekiel 8:18; Micah 3:4; Zechariah 7:13; and James 5:16.
Commentary from the MacArthur study Bible, references for John 9:31.
Fret and worry indicate a lack of trust in God’s wisdom, sovereignty, or power. Delighting in the Lord and meditating on His Word are a great antidote to anxiety (Psalm 1:2).
Commentary from the MacArthur study Bible, notes for Philippians 4:6.
The bedrock of faith is the reality that God keeps all His promises according to His truthful, faithful character.
Commentary from the MacArthur study Bible, notes for Lamentations 3:23.
And now abide faith, hope, love,
but the greatest of these is love.
1 Corinthians 13:13
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A permanent respite found in the grace of God which is apart from works.