All Have Sinned #1
Romans 3:23 NIV
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.
All Have Sinned #2
Isaiah 53:6 NIV
We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the LORD has laid on him the iniquity of us all.
Sin's Penalty #1
Romans 6:23 NIV
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Sin's Penalty #2
Hebrews 9:27-28 NIV
...man is destined to die once, and after that to face judgment, so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
Christ Paid the Penalty #1
Romans 5:8 NIV
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Christ Paid the Penalty #2
1 Peter 3:18 NIV
For Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive by the Spirit,
Salvation Not by Works #1
Ephesians 2:8-9 NIV
For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God—not by works, so that no one can boast.
Salvation Not by Works #2
Titus 3:5 NIV
he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit
Must Receive Christ #1
John 1:12 NIV
Yet to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God—children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband's will, but born of God.
Must Receive Christ #2
Revelation 3:20 NIV
Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me.
Assurance of Salvation #1
1 John 5:13 NIV
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life.
Assurance of Salvation #2
John 5:24 NIV
I tell you the truth, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned; he has crossed over from death to life.