Three Iron Nails

“In whom also we have obtained an inheritance.”

Eph 1:11

When Jesus gave himself for us, he gave us all the rights and privileges which went with himself; so that now, although as eternal God, he has essential rights to which no creature may venture to pretend, yet as Jesus, the Mediator, the federal head of the covenant of grace, he has no heritage apart from us. All the glorious consequences of his obedience unto death are the joint riches of all who are in him, and on whose behalf he accomplished the divine will. See, he enters into glory, but not for himself alone, for it is written, “Whither the Forerunner is for us entered.” Heb 6:20. Does he stand in the presence of God?-“He appears in the presence of God for us.” Heb 9:24. Consider this, believer. You have no right to heaven in yourself: your right lies…

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