By Jack Dean Kingsbury
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When Lazarus came out of the tomb, he was still bound up. Jesus ordered that his grave clothes be removed from him and that he be set free. Many people who are born again are still bound up in grave clothes from the past. No matter how long we have been in dead circumstances, when Jesus rolls away the stone and says, “Come out,” that's a brand new beginning. The Lord wants us to cast off our grave clothes and come out of our tomb, free from the restraints of the past and anything else that drains our strength like worry, fear, negativism, etc.
Do what You want to do, the way You want, when You want. ”6 Because the soul is often defined as the mind, will and emotions, someone who is fainthearted can't mentally handle very much of a problem or challenge coming against them without caving in, wanting to quit and giving up. It isn't very long before they become discouraged, depressed and negative. When we wait on the Lord and He renews our strength, we become the kind of people the devil can't wear out. We can outlast the devil's attacks, standing against them until we receive the manifestation of our victory in due season.
They have their day's itinerary timed down to the last second and are counting on hitting every green light so nothing will keep them from arriving on time. When they get out on the street, some sweet little old man trying to get to the grocery store to buy himself a carton of milk gets in the way and holds up the line of traffic by driving at a snail's pace. These born-again, Spirit-filled people end up ranting and raving at the poor little old man because he is keeping them from barreling through life to do all their “good works”!
The Christology of Mark's Gospel by Jack Dean Kingsbury