Privilege of Believers
John 3:16 (KJV) – 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.
Christians believe Jesus is the Son of God. God gives Eternal Life to those who BELIEVE. Jesus came to Earth as a man to show us how to live and love. The biggest reason He came to Earth was to bring Glory to God and perform miracles, signs and wonders so that we will see Him and BELIEVE in Him.
Mark 11:24 (NLT) – I tell you, you can pray for anything, and if you believe that you’ve received it, it will be yours.
The Bible says to pray in all things (Philippians 4:6). It says that the prayers of a righteous person availeth much (James 5:16). The Bible clearly says if we BELIEVE when we pray; our prayers will be heard and answered.
1 Peter 2:9-10 (KJV) – But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light; which in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: which had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.
When we BELIEVE in Jesus, the blessings God has for us are more than we can fathom. In fact, we are blessed and privileged according to our belief. The limits to our blessings are surely not based on God’s ability to give. Our privileges our only limited by our ability to BELIEVE and receive.
1 Thessalonians 5:9 (KJV) – For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,