An Important Message From People Who
God had a plan when He created the world in which we live. He also
had a plan when He made you. The most wonderful experience that can
to you is to discover and participate in God's plan for your life.
GREAT DISCOVERY BEGINS WHEN YOU REALIZE GOD LOVES YOU AND HAS A
PLAN FOR YOUR LIFE.
GOD LOVES YOU!
"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son,
that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting
life." John 3:16
GOD HAS A
PLAN FOR YOU
"... I am come that they might have life, and that they might have
[it] more abundantly." John 10:10b
The Bible demonstrates the fact that God loves you and wants you to
the abundant life.
Why are most people not
love and living the abundant life?
MAN IS A SINNER AND SIN HAS SEPARATED HIM FROM GOD.
"But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and
your sins have hid [his] face from you, that he will not hear."
God did not make man as a puppet on a string to love and obey Him
but gave him a will and freedom of choice.
SELF EFFORTS CANNOT REPAIR THE DAMAGE CREATED BY SIN.
Man chose to disobey God and go his own self-willed, sinful
Everyone of us, you and me included, has chosen to disobey
God in many
"For there is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good,
not." Ecclesiastes 7:20
"For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God."
Sin is missing the mark of perfection; a falling short of
for your life and results in spiritual death.
"For the wages of sin is death..." (separation from
God in hell).
- Romans 6:23a
Man has attempted to bridge the gulf which separates himself from God
by doing good works... living moral lives... devising profound
even being religious... but he has always failed.
"Not by works of righteousness which we have done..." Titus 3:5a
THERE IS ONLY ONE REMEDY FOR THE
OF SIN AND SEPARATION.
CHRIST CRUCIFIED IS GOD'S REMEDY FOR SIN.
"For Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the
that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but
by the Spirit." 1 Peter 3:18
GOD'S LOVE IS GREATER THAN MAN'S
When Jesus died on the cross, He paid for all our sins and
gulf that separated us from God.
"But God commendeth (proved) his love toward us, in that, while
we were yet sinners, Christ died for us." Romans 5:8
MUST PERSONALLY RECEIVE CHRIST AS YOUR LORD AND SAVIOUR.
Receiving Christ is as simple as
these four steps:
Jesus died a humiliating, agonizing death, but He didn't
remain in the
grave. He rose again that He might have a personal relationship with
The gulf created by our sin has been bridged by Jesus' death
"That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord
Jesus, and shalt
believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou
be saved." Romans 10:9
It is not enough to discover that God loves you and has a
plan for your
life... that man is a sinner... and Christ is God's remedy for sin...
1. Realize your sin has separated you
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2. Be willing to turn from your sin to
is called repentance).
3. Believe that Jesus died for your sins
He rose in victory over death.
4. Invite Jesus Christ to take control of
THE BIBLE SAYS...
Trusting Christ is more than
Him as the Son of God or having as emotional experience. You must
Him as your Lord and Saviour by faith.
"But as many as received him, to them
power to become the sons of God, [even] to them that believe on his
"Behold, I stand at the door, and
any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and
sup with him, and he with me." Revelation 3:20
If the following prayer expresses the
desire of your
heart you can pray this prayer and Jesus Christ will come into your
as He has promised.
Lord Jesus, I know I am a sinner.
Thank You for
dying on the cross for me. I now invite You into my life as Lord and
Take control of my life and make me what You want me to be. Amen
"For whosoever shall call upon the
the Lord shall be saved." Romans 10:13
If you trusted Christ as Saviour, you
exciting life of spiritual growth ahead of you. Here are some ways you
can grow spiritually.
1. Share with others the commitment you
2. Be baptized. Baptism identifies you
3. Study the Bible. The Bible will reveal
plan for your life. II Timothy 2:15
4. Attend Church regularly and
the worship and Christian fellowship. Hebrews 10:25
Please share with me your decision.
You will need
to find a Church and Pastor and I will help. E-mail me at the below
e-mail button and I will rejoice over your salvation and help you in
God bless you, Ben