If you died today, do you know without a doubt that you
would spend eternity in heaven?
The Bible tells us that every person
sins. We must agree with God that we are sinners.
Romans 3:10 As it is written: "There is no one righteous, not even one."
Romans 3:23 "For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God."
The Bible also tells us that even
though we were sinners, and deserved death for our punishment, God loved us
and sent His only son to take the punishment for our sins.
Romans 5:8 "But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we
were still sinners, Christ died for us."
Romans 6:23 "For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is
eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord."
John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son,
that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life."
Requirements for Eternal Life (Salvation):
you are a sinner.
(Romans 3:10, Romans 3:23)
Know that Jesus
died so that you could be right with God.
(John 3:16, Romans 5:8, Romans 6:23)
Believe that Jesus
is God's Son and that God raised Him from the dead.
Repent (or turn)
from your sin and turn to God.
Commit to God that
you will allow Him to be Lord (or boss) of your life.
commitment with someone (confess with your mouth).
Romans 10:9-10 "That if you confess with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord", and
believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with
your mouth that you confess and are saved."
Romans 10:13 "For EVERYONE who calls on the name of the Lord will be
Acts 2:38 "Peter replied, 'Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in
the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will
receive the gift of the Holy Spirit."
1 John 1:9 says, "If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and
will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness." 1 John
1:10 goes on to say "If we claim we have not sinned, we make Him out to be a
liar and His word has no place in our lives."
You may want to pray this prayer today: "God, I come to you today,
admitting that I am a sinner, and there is nothing I can do on my own to be
saved. Please forgive me of my sins. I believe that Jesus is your Son and
that He died on the cross for my sins and was raised from the dead. I ask
you to come into my life today, save me and take charge and be the boss of
my life. I claim the promise in Your word that if I confess with my mouth
that you are Lord, and believe in my heart that You raised Him from the
dead, I can be saved. Father, please give me the strength and courage to
make my decision public, and to follow you in baptism."
If you have prayed this prayer today, then you will want to follow Jesusí
example and command by being baptized. In Matthew 28:19-20, Jesus said,
"Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name
of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to
obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to
the very end of the age."
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