I believe Jesus Christ is the Son of the living God, and my Lord and Savior.Acts 8:37, Matthew 16:16, 2 Peter 1:11
“The Word is near you, in your mouth and in your heart,” that is, the word of faith we are proclaiming: that if you confess with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
For with your heart you believe and are justified, and with your mouth you confess and are saved…
“Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”Romans 10:8-13
…having heard the word of truth,Ephesians 1:13
the good news of your salvation, in whom also having believed you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise…
Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved,Mark 16:16
but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Having gone, therefore, make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey all that I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”“The Great Commission,” Matthew 28:18-20, Berean Study Bible
If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to be with you forever—the Spirit of truth.John 14:15-17
I baptize you with water for repentance.Matthew 3:11
Jesus answered, “Truly, truly, I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit. That having been born of the flesh is flesh, and that having been born of the Spirit is spirit.”John 3:5-8
He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.Matthew 3:11
“Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.”Acts 2:38
For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, having died for us, so that whether we might watch or we might sleep, we may live together with him.1 Thessalonians 5:9,10
Your Father who is in heaven gives the Holy Spirit to those asking him.Luke 11:13
They prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit. For he had not yet fallen upon any of them, but they had been baptized only into the name of the Lord Jesus…Acts 8:14-17
“Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?”Acts 19:1-6
“No,” they answered, “we have not even heard that there is a Holy Spirit.”
“Into what, then, were you baptized?” Paul asked.
“The baptism of John,” they replied.
Paul explained: “John’s baptism was a baptism of repentance. He told the people to believe in the one coming after him, that is, in Jesus.”
On hearing this, they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus. And when Paul laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke in tongues and prophesied.
‘And now what are you waiting for?Acts 22:16
Arise, be baptized, and
wash your sins away,
calling on his name.’
“I baptize youBaptism in Christ, per Acts 2:38.
in the name of the Father,
the Son, and the Holy Spirit,
for the forgiveness of your sins,
and the gift of the Holy Spirit.”
…all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death. We therefore were buried with him through baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may walk in newness of life… For anyone who has died has been freed from sin. So also you, consider yourselves to be dead indeed to sin, but living to God in Christ Jesus.
The fruit you reap leads to holiness, and the end is eternal life — the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.Romans 3:1-14, 6:11,22,23
May grace and peace be multiplied to you through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.2 Peter 1:2