“BUT YOU ARE A CHOSEN GENERATION, A ROYAL PRIESTHOOD, A HOLY NATION, HIS OWN SPECIAL PEOPLE, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light; who once were not a people but are now the people of God, who had not obtained mercy but now have obtained mercy”.(I Peter 2:9-10 NKJV).
1. You’re a child of God.
“But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name: who were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God”.(John 1:12-13 NKJV).
2. You’re a prophet
To grant us that we, Being delivered from the hand of our enemies, Might serve Him without fear, In holiness and righteousness before Him all the days of our life. “And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Highest; For you will go before the face of the Lord to prepare His ways, To give knowledge of salvation to His people By the remission of their sins,
(Luke 1:74-77 NKJV).
3. You are a priest. JESUS is our HIGH PRIEST
“Seeing then that we have a great High Priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession. For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin”.(Hebrews 4:14-15 NKJV)
4. You’re lords.AND JESUS is LORD of lords.
“…which He will manifest in His own time, He who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings and Lord of Lords”,..(I Timothy 6:15 NKJV)
5. You’re kings. And Jesus is the KING of kings.
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler over the kings of the earth. To Him who loved us and washed us from our sins in His own blood, AND HAS MADE US kings and priests TO HIS GOD AND FATHER, to Him be glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.(Revelation 1:5-6 NKJV)