Posts tagged with ‘Salvation’

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9/8/21 HAVE YOU TRUSTED THE ONE WHO LAID DOWN HIS LIFE FOR YOU?

by Barry Lovett

“Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.” John 15:13. Jesus Christ lived out the powerful words of John 15:13 within hours of stating them.  The upper room event where Jesus spoke of such sacrifice was followed by communion with the Father at Gethsemane, a series of illegal trials, […]

8/23/21 THE PRICE OF OUR FREEDOM FROM SIN WAS PAID BY JESUS’ BLOOD

by Barry Lovett

“Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him.” Romans 5:9 All of us are infected with the fatal disease of sin (Romans 6:23). There is only one cure. It resides in the cleansing power of Jesus’ shed blood. The righteous wrath of God against transgression has […]

7/12/21 OPINION IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR THE TRUTH OF GOD’S WORD

by Barry Lovett

“[Jesus] said to them, “But who do you say that I am?”  Matthew 16:13-20. Public opinion can help answer certain questions, but not the one question that will determine your eternity: Who do you say that Jesus is?  If you agree with Scripture, and place your trust in Christ, you will have eternal life. Opinion is no substitute […]

5/26/21 SALVATION IS FREE, BUT YOU MUST RECEIVE IT

by Barry Lovett

“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.”Ephesians 2:8 Eternal forgiveness for our sins has already been purchased.  Jesus paid that price when He died on a cross.  He now offers salvation at no cost to all who simply repent and believe that He has […]

3/30/21 SALVATION IS RECEIVING A NEW LIFE

by Barry Lovett

“Those who are well have no need for a physician, but those who are sick.”  Luke 5:31  Luke tells how Jesus healed the body and the soul of a paralyzed man.  Following that miraculous event, Levi answered Jesus’ call to follow Him and then invited his fellow tax collectors and friends to a banquet in honor of the […]