God chose you to be changed: from a citizen of the world to a child of God; from living for self to living for God; from promoting self to lifting Jesus high; from a life of uncertainty to a life in glory.
9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession ......
i Peter 2:9 New International Version (NIV)
For I know the plans I have for you," says the LORD. "They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.