THROUGH THE BIBLE IN THREE YEARS
When Tom answered the phone, the voice said,
“CONGRATULATIONS! You have just won a brand new automobile.
All you have to do is come sign the papers, and pick up the keys.”
Tom said, “Wow, thank you!”
But Tom never went to sign the papers and pick up the keys.
Is the car his?
9 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 shalt be saved.
10 For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness;
and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.
LIGHT from the WORD.
Though Jesus is God in flesh;
Though He willingly died on the cross to pay for the sins of ALL men;
Though He desires that ALL men repent and receive eternal salvation;
Are ALL men saved?
Salvation is PROVIDED for all men through Jesus Christ.
However, one must PERSONALLY come and publicly “confess”
Jesus as Lord in order to receive eternal salvation.
The Greek word for “confession” in Romans 10:10 is homologeo
That word means to give assent, or, to make a covenant.
Therefore, the “confession” becomes a “PROfession.”
One LIVES by what He has confessed.
Salvation is as simple as A, B, C.
A – admit sinfulness and need of salvation.
B – believe that Jesus desires to save you.
C – commit to Him as Lord of your life.
The “keys” to eternal salvation are given.
Have you received yours?