Proverbs 11:30 KJV “The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.”
God had someone else in mind too, when you got saved!
Revelation 3:20 NKJV “Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me.”
Titus 3:5 NKJV “not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit,”
II Corinthians 5:17-21 (NKJV) “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. Now all things are of God, who has reconciled us to Himself through Jesus Christ, and has given us the ministry of reconciliation, that is, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not imputing their trespasses to them, and has committed to us the word of reconciliation. Now then, we are ambassadors for
Christ, as though God were pleading through us: we implore you on Christ’s behalf, be reconciled to God. For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.”
Listen to this beautiful promise!
John 14:19 b (NIV) “Because I live, you shall live also!”
Philippians 3:10 (Niv) “That I may know Him and the Power of His resurrection…”
Matt 16:18 (Niv) “And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.”
Phillipians 3:14 Niv “I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”
Matthew 16:25 NIV “For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it.”
Romans 10:10 NIV “For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.”
And please note the next verse!
11As Scripture says, “Anyone who believes in him will never be put to shame.”
Luke 10:19 (NIV) “I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.”
Hebrews 8:6 NLT “But now Jesus, our High Priest, has been given a ministry that is far superior to the old priesthood, for he is the one who mediates for us a far better covenant with God, based on better promises.”
Matthew 16:27 NIV “For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father’s glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what they have done.”
a ransom for many. He called people to follow Him as disciples—people who committed themselves body and soul to Him as Lord.
John 21:15-17 (NIV) “When they had finished eating, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?” “Yes, Lord,” he said, “you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Feed my lambs.” Again Jesus said, “Simon son of John, do you love me?” He answered, “Yes, Lord, you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Take care of my sheep.” The third time he said to him, “Simon son of John, do you love me?” Peter was hurt because Jesus asked him the third time, “Do you love me?” He said, “Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Feed my sheep.