You can know...
you are going to Heaven when you die!
You can know...
your sins are forgiven, no matter what they are!
You can know...
why you were put on the face of this earth!
You can know...
the God of the universe in a personal way!

Friend, let me ask you the most important question of life - Your joy or your sorrow for all eternity depends upon your answer. Have you trusted Jesus Christ as your personal Lord and Savior?  It's not a question of how good you are, or if you are a church member, but have you been saved from your sins?   Are you sure you will go to Heaven when you die?

    God says in order to go to Heaven, you must be born again. In John 3:7, Jesus said to Nicodemus, “You must be born again.”
    In the Bible God gives a plan of how to be born again which means to be saved. His plan is simple! You can be saved today. How?

Everyone Is a Sinner
First, my friend, you must first realize you are a sinner. “For all have sinned, and fall short of the glory of God.” (Romans 3:23).
    Because you are a sinner, you are condemned to death. “For the wages (payment) of sin is death” (Romans 6:23). This includes eternal separation from God in Hell.
    “...It is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment” (Hebrews 9:27).

God Loves Us Anyway
But God loved you so much that He gave His only begotten Son, Jesus, to bear your sin and die in your place. “...[God] made Him (Jesus), who knew no sin to be sin for us...that we might be made the righteousness of God in Him” (2 Corinthians 5:21).
    Jesus had to shed His blood and die. Without shedding of blood is no remission (pardon) of sin (Hebrews 9:22).
    “...God demonstrated His love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us” (Romans 5:8).
    Although we cannot understand how, God said my sins and your sins were laid upon Jesus and He died in our place. He became our substitute. It is true. God cannot lie.

We Must Repent And Believe
My friend, “God...commandeth all men everywhere to repent” (Acts 17:30). This repentance is a change of mind that agrees with God that one is a sinner, and also agrees with what Jesus did for us on the cross.
    In Acts 16:30-31, the Philippian jailer asked Paul and Silas, “...Sirs, what must I do to be saved? And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you shall be saved....”
    Simply believe on him as the One who bore your sin, died in your place, was buried, and whom God resurrected. His resurrection powerfully assures that the believer can claim everlasting life when Jesus is received as Savior.  For Jesus promised, "For he who believes in me shall live, even if he dies..."
    “But as many as received Him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on His name” (John 1:12).

Anyone Who Asks Will Be Saved
    Surely, you realize you are a sinner. Right now, wherever you are, repenting, lift your heart to God in prayer.
    In Luke 18:13, a sinner prayed, “God be merciful to me a sinner.” Just pray, “Oh God, I know I am a sinner. I believe Jesus was my substitute when He died on the cross. I believe His shed blood, death , burial, and resurrection were for me. I now receive Him as my Savior. I thank you for the forgiveness of my sins, the gift of salvation and everlasting life, because of Your merciful grace. Amen.”
    Just take God at His Word and claim His salvation by faith. Believe, and you will be saved. No church, no lodge, no good works can save you. Remember, God does the saving. All of it!

Yes, It Is That Simple
You say, “Surely, it cannot be that simple.” Yes, that simple! It is scriptural. It is God’s plan. My friend, believe on Jesus and receive Him as Savior today.“For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved” (Romans 10:13).

    If His plan is not perfectly clear, read this over and over, until you understand it. 

    Be sure you are saved. If you lose your soul, you miss Heaven and lose all. Please! Let God save you this very moment.
    God’s power will save you, keep you saved, and enable you to live a victorious Christian life.  Do not trust your feelings. They change. Know that you saved!  Stand on God’s promises. They never change. After you are saved, there are three things to practice daily for spiritual growth: Pray–you talk to god. Read your Bible–God talks to you. Witness–you talk for God.

What You Should Do Next
You should be baptized, in obedience to the Lord Jesus Christ, as a public testimony of your salvation, and then unite with a Bible-believing church without delay. “Do not be therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord...” (2Timothy 1:8). “Whosoever therefore confesses Me before men, him will I confess also before My Father which is in Heaven” (Matthew 10:32).

God Simple Plan of Salvation. It's a matter of life and death.

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