How can we be saved?

INTRODUCTIONThis lesson we will discover the steps necessary for being saved AND conversion or being born again.

S-1            God is love and love wants to redeem us. 1 John 4:8, 9

S-2            God created us in His image. Genesis 1:27-31

S-3            Sin destroyed our fellowship with God. Genesis 3:8

S-4            Sin separated us from God. Romans 6:23

S-5            ALL have sinned. Romans 3:23

S-6            Adam brought death, Jesus brings life. Romans 5:18, 19

S-7            Jesus bore our curse. Galations 3:13

S-8            Jesus bore our consequences. Hebrews 2:8, 9

S-9            Jesus LONGS to save us. 2 Peter 3:9

S-10          As we repend He forgives. Acts 3:19

S-11        ONLY one condition for forgiveness. You must forgive others. Mark 11:25

S-12          What two things will repentance lead us to do?  Proverbs 28:13
                  1.     Confess our sins.
                  2.     Forsake them.

S-13          If we confess our sins, can we have assurance that they will be forgiven?   I John 1:9
                  1.     If we confess our sins Christ is faithful to forgive them.
                  2.     He will cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

S-14           How do we get power, courage and strength to live a Christian life? Galatians 2:20  By letting Christ live in us, we can live for Him and do what He wants us to do.

S-15           Saved by grace through faith. Ephesians 2:8

S-16           We become sons of God. John 1:12

S-17           Given the gift of eternal life. 1 John 5:11-13

S-18           One verse that sums it ALL up. John 3:16

We are saved IMMEDIATLY when we ask. Then we are converted by God's grace and following that we have a personal walk with God that leads to a santified life. This is an ongoing experience with ups and downs. Are you willing to ask Christ for help?  Are you willing to confess, repent, and let God cleanse you from all unrighteousness?  More on conversion here or go back to the Bible Studies List.