Posts Tagged ‘overcome’

Just Do It!

“In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.”   John 16:33 NASB Overcome – Here is the Greek word nenikeka. This is a form of the verb nike (you can see it in the middle of the word). It means, “to be victorious over.” Now you know why a shoe…

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And the Winner Is . . .

He who overcomes, I will grant to him to sit down with Me on My throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with My Father on His throne.  Revelation 3:21  NASB Overcomes – Imagine what it will be like to sit on the throne with the Messiah!  Imagine the joy, the thrill, the overwhelming…

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Already Finished

“In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.”   John 16:33  NASB Overcome – Here is the Greek word nenikeka.  This is the verb nike (you can see it in the middle of the word).  It means, “to be victorious over.”  Now you know why a shoe company in Portland…

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Understanding the Paradigm: Inevitable Consequences

“In this world you have affliction” John 16:33 If you knew the whole picture, you might change your mind. Christianity as commonly presented in the Western world is a religion of reward.  We hear about the blessings of being a Christian.  We are exhorted to enter into the abundant life, to experience God’s gracious provision,…

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