Labeled – “I am Alive”Sin is an ________________.John 10:10 (The Voice) The thief approaches with malicious intent, looking to steal,slaughter, and destroy; I came to give life with joy and abundance.Malicious intent – have a desire to ____________ __________Genesis 4:6-7 Why are you angry? And why do you look so despondent? Don’t youknow that as long as you do what is right, then I accept you? But if you do not do whatis right, watch out, because sin is crouching at the door, ready to pounce on you! Youmust master it before it masters you.Master – to have __________________ ________________ over somethingEphesians 2:1-7 As for you, don’t you remember how you used to just exist? Corpses,dead in life, buried by transgressions, wandering the course of this perverse world.You were the offspring of the prince of the power of air—oh, how he owned you, justas he still controls those living in disobedience. I’m not talking about the outsidersalone; we were all guilty of falling headlong for the persuasive passions of this world;we all have had our fill of indulging the flesh and mind, obeying impulses to followperverse thoughtsmotivated by dark powers. As a result, our natural inclinations led us to be childrenof wrath, just like the rest of humankind.But God, with the unfathomable richness of His love and mercy focused on us,united us with the Anointed One and infused our lifeless souls with life—even thoughwe were buried under mountains of sin—and saved us by His grace. He raised us upwith Him and seated us in the heavenly realms with our beloved Jesus the Anointed, the Liberating King. He did this for a reason: so that for all eternity we will stand as aliving testimony to the incredible riches of His grace and kindness that He freelygives to us by uniting us with Jesus the Anointed.Q: So what are we supposed to do? A: __________ ______________Death is where God butts in.Q: Why would God bring life to us? A: He’s rich in __________ and ________.His Great Love has a ________________, which gives our new life a ______________.To walk in this new life:The Bible ____________________ me.The Holy Spirit __________________ me.