Did you truly believe you can go to heaven,
for simply believing there was a Jesus?
That truth was for the Jews who killed Him.
For them to believe was admitting their guilt!

Salvation is not an "altar call"

BELIEVING  IS  NOT  SALVATION

Believing alone will not save you!  You must be forgiven by Jesus,
after confessing your sins and being forgiven by HIM! 

You believe that there is one God; you do well, the devils also believe, and tremble (James 2:19) The demons fear God do you?
Proverbs 9:10  The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight.

SALVATION SO CHEAP?        Churches teach that believing alone saves you.
  The churches preach, you are saved if you believe in Jesus. This is a lie by the spirit of the antichrist. It puts a false "feeling of hope" that a person is saved by a very "easy" method. This is an easy salvation that will bring you back with your money.
The truth is few would deny that they do not believe in Jesus, even the millions who do not believe or desire salvation.
Just believing in Jesus does not and can save you.  "You believe that there is one God; you do well: devils also believe, and tremble" (James 2:19).  Satan believes in Jesus. He has talked to Jesus and tried to give Him the world and power.   To be saved, you must bow before Jesus, let Him reveal your sins to you and confess or admit to Him and beg to be forgiven. You will be forgiven and receive the baptizing of the Holy Spirit.  You will be changed instantly and know you are saved. You will feel as a new person, you will be "born again" and never able to deny it in the rest of your life. You will be able to "hear God" you will want and learn to obey, by the Holy Spirit.  You will still sin, but will go back to Jesus. You will never "go back". You will go to heaven.  You will feel the love of God, and want to share His love with "everyone."  You will truly learn to "love your brother", you will pray for and forgive those who hate you.  (Acts 19:15)  "The evil spirit answered and said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are you?" (Acts 19:16)   "And the man in whom the evil spirit was leaped on them, and overcame them, and prevailed against them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded"   These verses clearly show that the demons knew who Jesus was.  So, you can know who Jesus is and not be any more saved than the demons. Knowing about Jesus will not save you any more than it saved the demons. The disciples were talking and preaching to the Jews.  And for a Jew to believe in Jesus meant something much different than for us today. The Jews as a nation, had just denied that Jesus was the Son of God.
In fact they had just killed Jesus the Son of God and were unaware that He had risen again.

"Repentance is not some little silly, 'I'm sorry.' Repentance is not simply a fear of God.  Repentance is not a monk fasting and afflicting his body in a monastery. Repentance is not remorse of sin's consequences. Repentance is not penance performed before the pope as you kiss his toe... Repentance is not being sorry for what I've done wrong. It is not confessing one's sins to a priest.
It is not conviction of sin. It is not the signing of a pledge of abstinence. Repentance is when you come before God and see
yourself as you are, and see Him as he is, and say as Isaiah did.  'Woe is me, for I am unclean!'" Pastor Jack Hyles (1926-2001)

  Many people errantly assume that the test of salvation is whether a person has departed from a sinful lifestyle or not.
There are far more upright religious people going to Hell, than there are religious people abiding in a sinful lifestyle.
Granted, everyone sins, most devout religious people are trying to maintain some level of moral standards in their life.
It is folly to associate morality with salvation!!! The evidence of being saved is the presence of the indwelling Holy Spirit, which cannot be detected outwardly. Most people would conclude that a devout churchgoer and deacon is a Christian,
but Judas was one of Christ's very apostles and went to Hell.   There will be murderers and adulterers in Heaven,
who are washed in the blood of the Lamb of God. Jesus told the religious chief priests and elders.
Matthew 21:31   "the publicans and the harlots will go into the kingdom of God before you."

Jews are still waiting for Jesus the Son of God. This is the great trap. They will welcome the antichrist as Jesus. They are waiting for a bold powerful leader To rule the world and give back their land. They ignore the commandment that said, you should not murder.  No one thought of that when Jesus was on the cross. But many will be saved during the tribulation!

The demons are those angels that followed Lucifer when he said in his heart, "I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God, I will sit also upon the mount of congregation, in the sides of the north:
I will ascend above the heights of the clouds: I will be like the most high" (Isaiah 14:13, 14). Now in verse 15 God says, "Yet you will be brought down to Hell, to the sides of the pit." In Matthew 25:41 we are told that God created the
everlasting fire for the devil and his angels (now demons). "Then will he say to them on the left hand, Depart from me, you cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels.  " Their sentence is already passed, do they
believe it? Absolutely! Remember, some of the most wicked demons are chained in place called "Tartarus" awaiting their final destiny in everlasting fire ( 2nd Peter 2:4 and Jude 6). The demons that are not chained know this and believe.
They also believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God (Mark 5)...but they believed too late.
They should have joined the angels that believed and followed God instead of following the Devil.
You see, They believe now because they have seen God's judgment but now it is too late.

Forgiving our confessed sins as Jesus reveals them to us, is the only way to salvation!

James 4:7  "Submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you." THIS IS YOUR BATTLE!! This day and forevermore!

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