Are you really sure that you belong to God?
Your baptism was ok (it’s just a symbol of your commitment to God)…but don’t you know that you must do some things to be a Christian?
You need to walk the walk, not just talk the talk.
You need to really work at not sinning. Where there is sin in your life, you must cut it out. Extinguish it.
You need to forget about worldly things and get serious about studying the Bible and get serious about sacrificing yourself for others.
Are you giving enough to the church?
Are you giving enough to the homeless and the elderly in the area where you live?
Are you focusing enough on the inward person, on your spirituality?
Are you praying enough?
If you think that there is room for improvement in any of these areas, don’t you think that might be a sign that your decision for God was really a lie? Maybe you were just trying to save your own skin and you really aren’t that concerned about pleasing Christ, or helping your neighbor.
If that’s the case, then you really ought to reconsider if you really are one of God’s children.
We’ll lay it all out for you. We’ll supply you with the proper list of what you should be doing, and what books you should be reading, and what Biblical principles you should be practicing. We’ll tell you exactly how emotional you need to get, and just exactly the best way to get those ‘feelings’ that will prove to yourself (and others) that you really belong to Jesus.
Remember, He really knows you and really knows all your most secret thoughts and fantasies. You can fool others, and even yourself…but you can’t fool God.
He knows all about you.
Are you sure you’re living the Christian life? Are you sure you are even a Christian?
This is why the Reformation was necessary.
This is why it is still necessary.
What say you?