I Going to Heaven When I Die?
This is a very important Question. It may be a new thought for you or something you've worried about for years. You may range from very sure to very confused on a daily basis. The great news is that the Bible says that you can be certain and sure that you will go to Heaven when you die.
I John 5:13
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God
so that you may KNOW that you have eternal life.
How May I Receive Christ?
--Realize that you are a sinner.
"For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God" Romans 3:23
--Realize works and good deeds alone won't take you to heaven.
"For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith and this not from yourselves, it is
the gift of God, not by works, so that no one can boast." Ephesians 2:8-9
--Realize there is payment for sin.
"For the wages of sin is death." Romans 6:23a
--Realize God has a gift for you.
"But the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord." Romans 6:23b
--Realize Jesus Christ paid the price you owe for your sin.
"But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us." Romans 5:8
Realize that to be saved (Born Again) you must:
--Repent of your sins.
"Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, tolerance and patience, not realizing that God's kindness leads you toward repentance?" Romans 2:4
--Place your faith and trust in Jesus Christ.
"Therefore since we have been justified through faith we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ." Romans 5:1
--Give Jesus control of your life.
"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 believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved." Romans 10:9 & 10
--Call upon the Lord Jesus Christ to save you.
"For everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved." Romans 10:13
--Strive to follow Christ in your daily living.
For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also. James 2:26
--Pray and call on the Lord to save you.
Just pray this simple sinners prayer and be sincere.
Dear God, I confess that I am a sinner. I believe that Jesus died on the cross in my place. I repent of my sins and ask you to forgive me. Jesus, I place my faith and trust in you. I accept You as my Savior and Lord. God, I invite you into my heart and give You control of my life. Please help me to live a life glorifying to you. Thank you for saving me. I will not be ashamed of you and I will live for You. In Jesus name I pray. Amen
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