Heaven — Are you sure?
For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.
Eternal life is a gift that God is offering to everyone!
- Accept the fact that you have sinned.
Romans 3:23 – For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.
- Your penalty for sin is Death and Hell.
Romans 6:23 – For the wages of sin is death.
Revelation 20:14, 15 – And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death. And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.
- Jesus Christ died to pay for your sins.
Romans 5:8 – But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
- Jesus Christ is offering the gift of Eternal Life.
A gift is not something you earn — you simply receive it by Faith!
Romans 6:23 – For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
- You accept the gift of salvation by repenting of your sins and receiving Jesus into your life.
To repent – You must be tired of sin and be willing to change to God’s way by receiving eternal life by faith.
2 Corinthians 7:10 – For Godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation.
To receive Jesus – You must place your faith and trust in Christ’s death, burial, and resurrection as payment for your sins, and you must receive the gift of salvation by receiving Jesus Christ into your life! All of this must be done by Faith and Faith alone!
Romans 10:9, 10 – That if thou confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised Him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.
John 1:12 But as many as received him, to them gave He power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name.