A Life of Nobility
What is nobility?
Nobility defined from spiritual perspective
God created man with his own image (Gen. 1:27, James
With divine nature
With glory (1 Cor. 11:7)
Man reflect the image of God
God saw everything made was good (Gen.1:31)
God blessed them (Gen. 1:21)
Provide physical need
Protected physically (Gen. 9:6)
Spiritually and mentally
Man reflect the nobility of God
Why do human lost nobility?
Current situation of human’s life
Man has sinned - come short the glory of God
Man has been cursed - the consequence of sin
been dominated by lust of corruption
Man has been destined to die
A life of suffering and vanity
How to regain nobility?
Goal of life:
Be a partaker of divine nature (2 Pet.1:4)
Clothes self with new self-created according to
the likeness of God (Eph. 4:24)
Holiness of truth
Put on the new self
Being renewed according to the
knowledge of his creator (Col. 3:10)
Jesus is the role model
A life of nobility
In him we shall be made complete (Col. 2:10)
Exemplary life of nobility
Conclusion: Jesus is the way to nobility of life
He remove our sin: by our faith through baptism (Titus
He renew us: in him, we are new creation (2 Cor.
He give us life abundantly (Jn.