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How to have a Mind of Christ?

There are several bible verses letting us know to HAVE a mind of Christ.


What does the bible say about having a mind of Christ?


16 For “who has known the mind of the Lord that he may instruct Him?” But we have the mind of Christ. (1 Corinthians 2:16)


2 Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and mercy, 2 fulfill my joy by being like-minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. 3 Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself. 4 Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.


5 Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, (Philippians 2:1-5)

2 Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth. (Colossians 3:5)


There are several benefits to having a mind of Christ.


We tend to grow in righteousness, patience, love, peace, compassion, joy & SO much more.

So WHY do we want to have a mind of Christ?

5 For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit. 6 For to be carnally minded is death, but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. 7 Because the carnal mind is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, nor indeed can be. 8 So then, those who are in the flesh cannot please God. (Romans 8:5-8)


Being spiritually minded gives us life & peace.


When we are in the flesh, the bible says we cannot please God.


How do we have a mind of Christ?


#1 Gods Word To Renew The Mind

2 And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God. (Romans 12:2)


#2 Walk In The Spirit


16 I say then: Walk in the Spirit, and you shall not fulfill the lust of the flesh. 17 For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; and these are contrary to one another, so that you do not do the things that you wish. 18 But if you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the law. (Galatians 5:16)


#3 Meditate on Gods promises


8 Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy—meditate on these things. (Philippians 4:8)


There are several ways to continue to have a mind of the Lord.


To be spiritually minded is life & peace!

Surrender your mind & thoughts over to God daily :)

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