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TODAY’S BIBLE VERSE (NIV): Friday, May 6th 2016
I John 1:9
How to Start Following Jesus … Right Now
Don’t wait a moment longer to begin a relationship with God. Make Jesus the Lord (boss) of your life right now.
ADMIT that you have sinned & that you need Jesus
- “For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.” (Romans 3:23 KJV)
- “But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.” (Isaiah 59:2)
- “For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:23 KJV)
BELIEVE in Jesus's sacrifice & that God resurrected him
- “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 KJV)
- “Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through me.” (John 14:6)
- “Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will still live, even if he dies. Whoever lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?'” (John 11:25-26)
- “‘He isn’t here, but is risen. Remember what he told you when he was still in Galilee, saying that the Son of Man must be delivered up into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again?'” (Luke 24:6-7)
- “But God commends his own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8)
- “Because Christ also suffered for sins once, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring you to God; being put to death in the flesh, but made alive in the spirit.” (I Peter 3:18)
CONFESS with your mouth that Jesus is Lord
- “If you will confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.” (Romans 10:9)
- “Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved.” (Romans 10:13)
- “Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ; through whom we also have our access by faith into this grace in which we stand. We rejoice in hope of the glory of God.” (Romans 5:1-2)
Don’t Delay. Pray Today.
Below is a sample prayer you can use to make Jesus Lord of your life. You can put this in your own words.