Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.
We are risen with Christ! Just as we were buried with Him, we are risen with Him!
If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
Why is our attention drawn to things of this world? We’re citizens of another Kingdom! But how do we change our focus? Through prayer!
But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Ghost,