You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires; to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.
When a person believes and accepts Christ as His Lord and saviour sincerely he/she quits the kingdom of darkness and enters into the kingdom of God as the Spirit is born again whereas the body and mind still carry the old man hence requires a continuous renewal discipleship into the NEW man. The old man is under the dominion of passions and desires which in themselves are evil, are instruments of and are characterised by deceit.The new man consists of righteousness and holiness which has it’s root in TRUTH. As Christ instructed us we need to deny the evil desires, lust, alcohol and every unholy nature of old man and proactively chase venture into the new man in Christ as a hunter with passion and delighting everyday in the growth in the kingdom of God as God takes us higher and higher, glory to glory for no eyes has seen what exciting things that God has prepared for those who love Him. It starts on earth and continues into heaven forever and forever. Are you enjoying your new man in Christ feeding your mind with Word of God, applying Word of God everyday, growing healthy, stronger than ever before, delighting rejoicing in Him everyday ? Yes you’re called to manifest the glory of God. The earth is groaning for the sons, daughters of God to rise up to release heaven on earth. You are transformed to be the light positioned on earth to shine for such a time like now and fulfill your purpose that God has created you as the NEW man in CHRIST. Let your NEW man delight in the Lord and fulfill the desires of your NEW Hallelujah what a Glorious Journey as a NEW man in CHRIST with the Holy Spirit . Amen