Our salvation is the work of Christ, and so is our sanctification every day that follows. Colossians 1:24-29 Paul wrote to the Colossians, “I rejoice in my sufferings” (1:24). Can you imagine yourself saying that? It’s a difficult claim to make, much less to adhere to day after day. In fact, that would be impossible … Continue reading Christ in You
Our lives are transformed when we make a daily choice to follow the leading of the Holy Spirit. 2 Peter 1:1-11 Some people think of Salvation as a single point in time. And it’s true that the moment trust is placed in Jesus, a person permanently becomes a member of God’s family. But limiting the … Continue reading Salvation: An Ongoing Blessing
Theology definition of "Salvation": Deliverance from sin and its consequences, believed by Christians to be brought about by faith in Christ. In Christianity, salvation (also called deliverance or redemption) is the "saving [of] human beings from sin and its consequences, which include death and separation from God" by Christ's death and resurrection, and the justification following this salvation. It … Continue reading What is Salvation?
Do you have doubts about your salvation? You can settle the issue today. 1 John 5:9-13 The most important issue we must settle in this life is our eternal destiny. Throughout history, churches have been composed of both believers and unbelievers, and it’s often difficult to tell the difference. That’s why John wrote his first … Continue reading How to Know That You’re Saved
What is Good Friday and why do we call Good Friday “good,” when it is such a dark and bleak event commemorating a day of suffering and death for Jesus? On Good Friday we remember the day Jesus willingly suffered and died by crucifixion as the ultimate sacrifice for our sins. 1 John 5:1 "Everyone … Continue reading Christ Died for Our Sins
Romans 10:13 ... for, “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved." Salvation: Deliverance from sin, brought about by complete faith in Jesus Christ as your personal savior an Lord. In other words: Salvation is something very personal and starts with Repentance, and starting and having a relationship with Christ Jesus and … Continue reading What is Salvation?
The cross has become a symbol of Christianity, but it’s so much more than a mere piece of jewelry hanging around someone’s neck. The crucifixion of Christ is such an important doctrine because understanding it correctly determines whether or not we have eternal life. This was not simply the execution of a Jewish man by … Continue reading THE CROSS: GOD’S PLAN
Salvation isn't something that we can claim because we were born to believing parents or have attended church. Jesus warned that many would call Him Lord without actually belonging to Him (Matt. 7:22-23). To become a genuine believer in Jesus Christ, we need the following: An Understanding of the Gospel. In order to believe and … Continue reading Choosing To Believe
WHAT'S THE BIGGEST MISTAKE YOU'VE EVER MADE? Many people may not recognize their greatest error until after death, when their expectation of life in heaven is replaced by the horrible reality that they are denied entrance for rejecting Christ. Nichodemus was a man who had built his life on knowing and doing the right things. … Continue reading The Biggest Mistake
Yes, there is actually Good News! The good news is that Jesus Christ came into the world 2,000+ years ago to save us from our sins, to purify us, so that we can have everlasting life with God in Heaven. John 3:16You don't have to do much, He did it for all of us, out … Continue reading Did you hear the GOOD NEWS?