Recently, I was asked, “How do you know if you are saved?”, by a patient of mine who is a believer. And the question provoked a lot of thought. I have been saved since 2004 and after a year or so from accepting Jesus as my Lord and Savior, I too questioned the same thought. Continue reading
Jesus answered, “Verily, verily, I say unto thee,
Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.”
John 3:16 (KJV)
This was Jesus’ reply to Nicodemus, who was a Pharisee (Jewish religious leaders, who were jealous and wanted to get rid of Jesus) and member of the ruling council. Nicodemus came to seek out Jesus in the middle of the night to ask him some questions. And Jesus punctuated the importance of his response by preceding it with the phrase, “Verily, verily”, which is like a teacher saying to the class, “Pay special attention, this is going to be on the exam!” Basically, Jesus was telling him the way to heaven, …the secret to eternal life.
The path to God is a simple one. You must believe that Jesus was sent by God to die Continue reading