How Can I Know God?
You were created to know God in a personal way,
to have a relationship with Him, through His Son, Jesus Christ.
God's Word tells us in Jeremiah 29:11-13, 11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. 12 Then you will call upon Me and go and pray to Me, and I will listen to you. 13 And you will seek Me and find Me, when you search for Me with all your heart.
HOW DO I START A RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD?
- YOU FIRST MUST REALIZE THAT YOU ARE A SINNER.
No matter how good a life we try to live, we still fail miserably short of being a good person. That is because we are all sinners. The Bible says, "No one is good-not even one" We cannot become who we are supposed to be without Jesus Christ.
- YOU RECOGNIZE THAT JESUS CHRIST DIED FOR YOU.
The Bible tells us that "God showed His great love for us by sending Christ to die for us while we were still sinners." This is the Good News, that God loves us so much that He sent His only Son to die in our place when we least deserved it.
- YOU REPENT OF YOUR SINS.
The Bible tells us, "Repent of your sins and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped away." Instead of running from God, we can run toward Him.
- YOU RECEIVE JESUS CHRIST INTO YOUR LIFE.
Becoming a Christian is not merely believing some creed of going to church. It is having Christ Himself take residence in your life and heart. Jesus said, "Behold I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens door, I will come in..." If you would like to have a relationship with Jesus Christ, simply pray this prayer and mean it in your heart."Dear Lord Jesus, I know that I am a sinner. I believe You died for my sins. Right now, I turn from my sins and open the door of my heart and life. I confess You as my personal Lord and savior. Thank you for saving me. amen
I WANT TO KNOW MORE
If you have made a commitment to Jesus Christ, it's time for you to grow in your relationship with Him. The Bible teaches us, "as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you made grow thereby..." 1 Peter 2:2
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