What I Gave Up To Be A Christian

While being a Christian does cost us some things here is a positive list of this we give up to be a Christian.

 
 
What I Gave Up To Become A Christian

  • I gave up filthy rags (Isa. 64:6) for a righteous robe (Isa. 61:10).
  • I gave up vileness (Job 40:4) for virtue (2 Pet. 1:3).
  • I gave up poverty (Rev. 3:17) for plenty (2 Cor. 8:9)
  • I gave up perplexity (Luke 21:25) for peace (John 14:27)
  • I gave up judgment (Rom. 2:5) for justification (Rom. 5:1)
  • I gave up death (Eph. 2:1) for life (John 5:24)
  • I gave up hell (Ps. 9:17) for heaven (John 14:1-3).
For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul? —Mark 8:36-37
Special thanks to Pastor Al Hughes for sharing this.

Author: pastorc

Raised in a small rural town in Northern Missouri with a family of eight. Graduated high school, married his childhood sweetheart Angie from TX. Later being called to preach was Ordained by the Bible Holiness Church. Pastor Gordon and his wife have pastored the Wichita Bible Holiness Church since 2008.

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