gospelSalvation – The Factual Clues

Here are certain things to look for in your life if you are saved:

  • Have you enjoyed spiritual fellowship with God,, with Christ and with believers? 1 John 1:3,4
  • Do you have a sensitivity to sin – 1 John 1:7
  • Are you basically obedient to the commandments of Scripture? 1 John 2:3
  • What is your attitude toward the world and its values? 1 John 2:15
  • Do you practice sin less (not sinless) now that you have professed faith in Christ? 1 John 3:6
  •  Have you experienced answered prayer? 1 John 3:22
  • Do you have the inner witness of the Holy Spirit? 1 John 4:13
  • Do you have the ability to discern between spiritual truth and error? 1 John 4:1
  • Do you believe the basic doctrines of the faith? 1 John 5:1a
  • Have you experienced persecution for your Christian position? Philippians 1:28
  • Ultimately, do you find yourself gravitating to the Word of God for counsel, comfort, direction and instruction? 1 Peter 2:2

If you can answer yes to all of these, you are saved (period). If not, then know that you can be saved (Rom 5:8; John 3:16). God is willing and able to save you. Ask God by faith for forgiveness of your sins

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