Life Begins At (#254)
Bible version used: KJV
When I’m in school...
I’m finished with school...
The children are grown...
WHEN WILL YOU HAVE AN EXCITING, PLEASANT, SATISFYING LIFE?
ASK THE YOUNGSTER, and he will answer, “When I’m in school!”
ASK THE PUPIL IN SCHOOL, and he will answer, “When I’m finished with school!”
ASK THE YOUNG ADULT, and he will answer, “When I’m successful!”
ASK THE BUSY FAMILY MAN, and he will answer, “When the children are grown up!”
ASK THE OLDER ADULT, and he will answer, “When I retire!”
ASK THE ELDERLY PERSON, and he will answer, “When...when...”
ASK THE CHRISTIAN, and he will answer, “For me to LIVE is Christ and to DIE is gain. My present is glorious because God is working through me. And my future is so certain that I can hardly wait!”
LIFE BEGINS WHEN YOU CAN SAY:
For me to LIVE is Christ, and to DIE is gain.
- Philippians 1:21
He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death to life.
- John 5:24
WHO DID THIS?
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
- John 3:16
WHAT WILL RESULT?
If any man be in Christ, he is a new creature.
- 2 Corinthians 5:17
He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also give us all things?
- Romans 8:32
Jesus Christ is alive and will never turn you away if you seek him.
Here is a prayer to get started
Jesus, I believe that you are the son of God, and that you gave your life to all who believe. I am ready to give my life to you. Help me to know who you are and help me get started in this new life. Amen.