But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the Gift of Christ. Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave Gift’s unto men.(Ephesians 4:7,8)….(Psalm 68:18).
Jesus by the sacrifice of Himself has given man many gift’s by His shed blood at the cross.We have access to these gift’s by Believing His word of truth and having Faith in them.One of the Gift’s Christ purchased for us is the putting away of sin. (Hebrews 9:26) For then must he often have suffered since the foundation of the world: but now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself. (1 John 1:7).
There are nine Spiritual Gift’s given us found in 1 Corinthians 12:8-10…………………….
1.)Word of Wisdom
2.)Word Of Knowledge
5.)Working Of Miracles
7.)Discerning Of Spirit’s
8.)Various Kinds Of Tongues
9.)Interpretation Of Tongues
The woman of Samaria was not aware of the Gift of the living water Jesus offered her at the well. “Jesus answered and said unto her, If thou knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living water.But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.(John 4:10,14).
Another wonderful Gift is that of the Holy Spirit which Jesus promised He would send when He returned unto the Father in Heaven. “Nevertheless I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you.Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will shew you things to come. He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it unto you”.(John 16:7,13,14).
Not only do we have forgiveness of sin through the blood of Christ,but also the Gift of Redemption and a surety we are delivered from the powers of the darkness of this world. (Colossians 1:12-14) Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light: Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins,
There is so much that was accomplished at the cross of Christ,and this is just a short list of the many Gifts purchased by our Lord and Saviour. For further study the following passages will be helpful.
1.)Our Lord is our high priest. (Hebrews 7:24-27).
2.)Our Lord is “The New Covenant”. (1 Corinthians 11:25)…(Matthew 26:28)….(Mark 14:24)….(Luke 22:20).
3.)Our Lord is our access to God the Father. (Ephesians 2:18).
4.)Our Lord gives us justification and we are saved from wrath. (Romans 5:8,9).
5.)Our Lord makes it possible for His servant’s to inherit the kingdom. (Revelation 21:7)….(Matthew 25:34).