Salvation in Christ is not a willy-nilly “free for all” gift bin. You can’t just say “Okay Jesus”. The Gospel of Christ is not a “come one, come all” offer by God. You must be born again. Scripture does not say “Whosoever wants to say a little prayer… may come and be saved. Oh! And […]
What you say is absolutely worthless – without all of you behind it in action. I think what God is saying here is: It’s all or nothing.
Have you ever done something you are ashamed of? God does not overlook and excuse sin (Romans 1: verse 18). Never has. Never will. However, Jesus dealt with the sins of others in a much more merciful manner than we tend to do with our self and our sins – and the sins of others. Is your brain noggin talkin’ negative or positive? Biblical or what?
How much do you love God? You have a big heart, a deep, deep soul, lots of strength, and a huge mind! What’s in there?! Are you all for God in all of you, or …partially? What Jesus was saying here, basically, is: Your life must be totally given-over to Jesus, without reservation.