God sent His only son, Jesus Christ to redeem mankind. Jesus died for the remission of our sins that we might have life, and that we might have it more abundantly. The good news is that Christ did not remain in the grave. He is risen from the grave conquering death, so that we may live.
Please take a moment to review and meditate on scriptural references answering how to be SAVED and how to STAY saved.
“HOW TO BE SAVED”
ACKNOWLEDGE AND CONFESS – “For I acknowledge my transgressions, my sin is ever before me.”
If we confess he is faithful and just to forgive us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9
REPENT – (to be godly sorry) “...and be baptized everyone of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.” Acts 2:38
FORSAKE – “Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.” Isaiah 55:7
BELIEVE – “And they said, believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and thou shalt be saved and thy house.” Acts 16:31
ACCEPT – Christ must be accepted personally into the heart by faith if the experience of the new birth is to be yours.
“All that the Father gives me shall come to me, and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.” John 6:37
“Behold, I stand at the door and knock, if any man hear my voice and open the door, I will come into him and will sup (abide) with him and he with me.” Revelation 3:20
“HOW TO STAY SAVED”
COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS …Now that you have received the Lord Jesus Christ as your Savior, you have had a definite transaction with Him, and He has received you.
DO everything that will glorify God. I Corinthians 10:31.
TRUST in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6
The best man is an unsafe example so follow Jesus. Jeremiah 17:5
SEEK at once power from on high. Luke 24:49; Acts 2:39, 4:31
HOW TO RETAIN HIS FULLNESS:
1. Feed on the Word of God.
2. Follow always his direction and leading.
3. Forever witness to the lost souls around you.
4. Fast and Pray
You should read your bible daily.
“Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against Thee.”