The Christian’s Assurance of Salvation

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How Does God Visit Man ?


How Does God Visit With Man?

Psalm 8:4 NKJV

What is man that You are mindful of him, And the son of man that You visit him?

God visits with man by coming Himself.

Daniel 7:9-14 NKJV

“I watched till thrones were put in place, And the Ancient of Days was seated; His garment was white as snow, And the hair of His head was like pure wool. His throne was a fiery flame, Its wheels a burning fire; [10] A fiery stream issued And came forth from before Him. A thousand thousands ministered to Him; Ten thousand times ten thousand stood before Him. The court was seated, And the books were opened. [11] “I watched then because of the sound of the pompous words which the horn was speaking; I watched till the beast was slain, and its body destroyed and given to the burning flame. [12] As for the rest of the beasts, they had their dominion taken away, yet their lives were prolonged for a season and a time. [13] “I was watching in the night visions, And behold, One like the Son of Man, Coming with the clouds of heaven! He came to the Ancient of Days, And they brought Him near before Him. [14] Then to Him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom, That all peoples, nations, and languages should serve Him. His dominion is an everlasting dominion, Which shall not pass away, And His kingdom the one Which shall not be destroyed.

God visits with man by sending His Son Jesus Christ.

Isaiah 48:16 NKJV

“Come near to Me, hear this: I have not spoken in secret from the beginning; From the time that it was, I was there. And now the Lord GOD and His Spirit Have sent Me.”

John 3:16-21 NKJV

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. [17] For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved. [18] “He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. [19] And this is the condemnation, that the light has come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil. [20] For everyone practicing evil hates the light and does not come to the light, lest his deeds should be exposed. [21] But he who does the truth comes to the light, that his deeds may be clearly seen, that they have been done in God.”

God visits with man by sending us His Holy Spirit.

John 16:7-11 NKJV

Nevertheless I tell you the truth. It is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I depart, I will send Him to you. [8] And when He has come, He will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: [9] of sin, because they do not believe in Me; [10] of righteousness, because I go to My Father and you see Me no more; [11] of judgment, because the ruler of this world is judged.

God visits with man by sending us His Angels.

Hebrews 1:13-14 NKJV

But to which of the angels has He ever said: “Sit at My right hand, Till I make Your enemies Your footstool”? [14] Are they not all ministering spirits sent forth to minister for those who will inherit salvation?

God visits with man by sending us His Prophets.

Acts 3:19-23 NKJV

Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, so that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord, [20] and that He may send Jesus Christ, who was preached to you before, [21] whom heaven must receive until the times of restoration of all things, which God has spoken by the mouth of all His holy prophets since the world began. [22] For Moses truly said to the fathers, ‘The LORD your God will raise up for you a Prophet like me from your brethren. Him you shall hear in all things, whatever He says to you. [23] And it shall be that every soul who will not hear that Prophet shall be utterly destroyed from among the people.

Hebrews 1:1-4 NKJV

God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, [2] has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds; [3] who being the brightness of His glory and the express image of His person, and upholding all things by the word of His power, when He had by Himself purged our sins, sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high, [4] having become so much better than the angels, as He has by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.

God visits with man through dreams and visions.

Daniel 2:28-29 NKJV

But there is a God in heaven who reveals secrets, and He has made known to King Nebuchadnezzar what will be in the latter days. Your dream, and the visions of your head upon your bed, were these: [29] As for you, O king, thoughts came to your mind while on your bed, about what would come to pass after this; and He who reveals secrets has made known to you what will be.

Daniel 4:1-9 NKJV

Nebuchadnezzar the king, To all peoples, nations, and languages that dwell in all the earth: Peace be multiplied to you. [2] I thought it good to declare the signs and wonders that the Most High God has worked for me. [3] How great are His signs, And how mighty His wonders! His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, And His dominion is from generation to generation. [4] I, Nebuchadnezzar, was at rest in my house, and flourishing in my palace. [5] I saw a dream which made me afraid, and the thoughts on my bed and the visions of my head troubled me. [6] Therefore I issued a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before me, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream. [7] Then the magicians, the astrologers, the Chaldeans, and the soothsayers came in, and I told them the dream; but they did not make known to me its interpretation. [8] But at last Daniel came before me (his name is Belteshazzar, according to the name of my god; in him is the Spirit of the Holy God), and I told the dream before him, saying: [9] “Belteshazzar, chief of the magicians, because I know that the Spirit of the Holy God is in you, and no secret troubles you, explain to me the visions of my dream that I have seen, and its interpretation.

Daniel 7:1 NKJV

In the first year of Belshazzar king of Babylon, Daniel had a dream and visions of his head while on his bed. Then he wrote down the dream, telling the main facts.

Daniel 8:1 NKJV

In the third year of the reign of King Belshazzar a vision appeared to me-to me, Daniel-after the one that appeared to me the first time.

God visits with man by and through His Holy Word The Bible.

2 Timothy 3:14-17 NKJV

But you must continue in the things which you have learned and been assured of, knowing from whom you have learned them, [15] and that from childhood you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus. [16] All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, [17] that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.

Hebrews 4:12-13 NKJV

For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. [13] And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are naked and open to the eyes of Him to whom we must give account.

 “All My Hope Is In Jesus – Crowder” 



Psalm 71:3-24 NKJV
Be my strong refuge, To which I may resort continually; You have given the commandment to save me, For You are my rock and my fortress. 

[4] Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, Out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man. 

[5] For You are my hope, O Lord GOD; You are my trust from my youth. 

[6] By You I have been upheld from birth; You are He who took me out of my mother’s womb. My praise shall be continually of You. 

[7] I have become as a wonder to many, But You are my strong refuge. 

[8] Let my mouth be filled with Your praise And with Your glory all the day. 

[9] Do not cast me off in the time of old age; Do not forsake me when my strength fails. 

[10] For my enemies speak against me; And those who lie in wait for my life take counsel together, 

[11] Saying, “God has forsaken him; Pursue and take him, for there is none to deliver him.” 

[12] O God, do not be far from me; O my God, make haste to help me! 

[13] Let them be confounded and consumed Who are adversaries of my life; Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor Who seek my hurt. 

[14] But I will hope continually, And will praise You yet more and more. 

[15] My mouth shall tell of Your righteousness And Your salvation all the day, For I do not know their limits. 

[16] I will go in the strength of the Lord GOD; I will make mention of Your righteousness, of Yours only. 

[17] O God, You have taught me from my youth; And to this day I declare Your wondrous works. 

[18] Now also when I am old and grayheaded, O God, do not forsake me, Until I declare Your strength to this generation, Your power to everyone who is to come. 

[19] Also Your righteousness, O God, is very high, You who have done great things; O God, who is like You? 

[20] You, who have shown me great and severe troubles, Shall revive me again, And bring me up again from the depths of the earth. 

[21] You shall increase my greatness, And comfort me on every side. 

[22] Also with the lute I will praise You- And Your faithfulness, O my God! To You I will sing with the harp, O Holy One of Israel. 

[23] My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing to You, And my soul, which You have redeemed. 

[24] My tongue also shall talk of Your righteousness all the day long; For they are confounded, For they are brought to shame Who seek my hurt.

WHAT IS TRUTH ?


The Following Is Truth

1) GOD

Deuteronomy 32:3-4 NKJV

For I proclaim the name of the LORD: Ascribe greatness to our God. [4] He is the Rock, His work is perfect; For all His ways are justice, A God of truth and without injustice; Righteous and upright is He.

2) Jesus Christ 

John 14:6 NKJV

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.

3) The Holy Spirit

1 John 5:6 NKJV

This is He who came by water and blood-Jesus Christ; not only by water, but by water and blood. And it is the Spirit who bears witness, because the Spirit is truth.

4) The Holy Scriptures

Daniel 10:21 NKJV

But I will tell you what is noted in the Scripture of Truth. (No one upholds me against these, except Michael your prince.

5) Gods Word

John 17:17 NKJV

Sanctify them by Your truth. Your word is truth.

6) The Gospel

Galatians 2:5,14 KJV

To whom we gave place by subjection, no, not for an hour; that the truth of the gospel might continue with you. [14] But when I saw that they walked not uprightly according to the truth of the gospel, I said unto Peter before them all, If thou, being a Jew, livest after the manner of Gentiles, and not as do the Jews, why compellest thou the Gentiles to live as do the Jews?

Ephesians 1:13 KJV

In whom ye also trusted , after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise.

Colossians 1:5 KJV

For the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, whereof ye heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel;

7) Gods Law

Psalm 119:142 KJV

Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law is the truth.

8) The Commandments 

Psalm 119:151 KJV

Thou art near, O Lord ; and all thy commandments are truth.

9) Gods Covenant 

Micah 7:18-20 KJV

Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy. [19] He will turn again, he will have compassion upon us; he will subdue our iniquities; and thou wilt cast all their sins into the depths of the sea. [20] Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob, and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn unto our fathers from the days of old.

10) The Church 

1 Timothy 3:15-16 KJV

But if I tarry long, that thou mayest know how thou oughtest to behave thyself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth. [16] And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into glory.

THINGS ABOUT GOD FROM PSALM 34

1) God Sees

Psalm 34:15 NKJV
The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, And His ears are open to their cry.

2) God Hears

Psalm 34:15,17 NKJV

The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, And His ears are open to their cry. [17] The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears, And delivers them out of all their troubles.

3) God Opposes And Judges Evil

Psalm 34:16 NKJV

The face of the LORD is against those who do evil, To cut off the remembrance of them from the earth.

4) God Delivers From ALL Trouble

Psalm 34:17,19 NKJV

The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears, And delivers them out of all their troubles. [19] Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

5) God Is Near And Saves

Psalm 34:18 NKJV

The LORD is near to those who have a broken heart, And saves such as have a contrite spirit.

6) God Guards And Keeps

Psalm 34:20 NKJV

He guards all his bones; Not one of them is broken.

7) God Redeems And Blesses

Psalm 34:21-22 NKJV

Evil shall slay the wicked, And those who hate the righteous shall be condemned. [22] The LORD redeems the soul of His servants, And none of those who trust in Him shall be condemned.

WHERE IT STARTS…

Where It Starts

John Brown, a nineteenth-century Scottish pastor, theologian, and author of several commentaries says: 

“The wages of sin is death. Until the condemning sentence is executed, a person is subject to sin, both in its power to condemn and its power to deprave [or exert dominion]. But let the penal consequences be fully endured, let the law’s penalty be fully paid, and the person is at once delivered from sin’s condemning power and its depraving influence or dominion. It’s in this way that all that are in Christ Jesus, all that have been justified by his grace, have died, not in their own persons, but in the person of their surety. They are therefore delivered from the reign of sin—from its power to condemn, and therefore, also from its power to rule in the heart and life.”


You hear considerable criticism of those who condemn sin. They are blasted as judges, narrow-minded, lacking love, and on it goes. Of course, that is possible. But all have sinned (Rom. 3:23) and its wages is spiritual death (Rom. 6:23). The only escape from condemnation and the wrath of God is forgiveness. That is the message of the gospel.

Why should anybody object to the gospel?

Before one will seek forgiveness he must be persuaded he needs it. Until one realizes his doomed condition he will not do what he must do to be saved. He won’t even care about it. So the condemnation of sin is necessary to lead people to seek salvation.

When someone condemns sin and warns a sinner he is manifesting great love. He could let the sinner go on his wicked way, die and go to hell without ever knowing he could be saved. Condemning sin is the beginning point of the road to heaven. Rather than criticize those who preach this part of the gospel, we should thank God there are those who will do it.

Proverbs 6:16-35 KJV

These six things doth the Lord hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: 

[17] A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, 

[18] An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, 

[19] A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren. 

[20] My son, keep thy father’s commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother: 

[21] Bind them continually upon thine heart, and tie them about thy neck. 

[22] When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee. 

[23] For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life: 

[24] To keep thee from the evil woman, from the flattery of the tongue of a strange woman. 

[25] Lust not after her beauty in thine heart; neither let her take thee with her eyelids. 

[26] For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life. 

[27] Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned? 

[28] Can one go upon hot coals, and his feet not be burned? 

[29] So he that goeth in to his neighbour’s wife; whosoever toucheth her shall not be innocent. 

[30] Men do not despise a thief, if he steal to satisfy his soul when he is hungry; 

[31] But if he be found, he shall restore sevenfold; he shall give all the substance of his house. 

[32] But whoso committeth adultery with a woman lacketh understanding: he that doeth it destroyeth his own soul. 

[33] A wound and dishonour shall he get; and his reproach shall not be wiped away. 

[34] For jealousy is the rage of a man: therefore he will not spare in the day of vengeance. 

[35] He will not regard any ransom; neither will he rest content, though thou givest many gifts.

REMEMBER THIS…

Psalm 62:9-12 NKJV

Surely men of low degree are a vapor, Men of high degree are a lie; If they are weighed on the scales, They are altogether lighter than vapor. 

[10] Do not trust in oppression, Nor vainly hope in robbery; If riches increase, Do not set your heart on them. 

[11] God has spoken once, Twice I have heard this: That power belongs to God. 

[12] Also to You, O Lord, belongs mercy; For You render to each one according to his work.

Romans 3:10-18 NKJV

As it is written: “There is none righteous, no, not one; 

[11] There is none who understands; There is none who seeks after God. 

[12] They have all turned aside; They have together become unprofitable; There is none who does good, no, not one.” 

[13] “Their throat is an open tomb; With their tongues they have practiced deceit”; “The poison of asps is under their lips”; 

[14] “Whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness.” 

[15] “Their feet are swift to shed blood; 

[16] Destruction and misery are in their ways; 

[17] And the way of peace they have not known.” 

[18] “There is no fear of God before their eyes.”

Matthew 24:4,8,10,12-14 NKJV

And Jesus answered and said to them: “Take heed that no one deceives you. 

[8] All these are the beginning of sorrows. 

[10] And then many will be offended, will betray one another, and will hate one another. 

[12] And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold. 

[13] But he who endures to the end shall be saved. 

[14] And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached in all the world as a witness to all the nations, and then the end will come.

Isaiah 55:6-7 NKJV

Seek the LORD while He may be found, Call upon Him while He is near. 

[7] Let the wicked forsake his way, And the unrighteous man his thoughts; Let him return to the LORD, And He will have mercy on him; And to our God, For He will abundantly pardon.

No liars shall enter Heaven…the world is in a hot mess and in serious trouble with God…EVERYONE, better wake up real soon or else that fire is goin to be real hot for a long… long time !

Revelation 21:27 NKJV

But there shall by no means enter it ( Heaven ) anything that defiles, or causes an abomination or a lie, but only those who are written in the Lamb’s Book of Life.

Look at the mess this whole world is in…But remember, Jesus is coming again real soon… Jesus came to Earth the first time, on orders from Father God, as a Saviour for man’s sin and fallen state, as a way for mankind to be reconciled to God after the fall of man in the garden….the second time Jesus comes He is coming as The King of ALL Kings and Lord of ALL lords… He will be riding His war horse and He will Rule and reign with The Sword coming out of His mouth…He will set things straight in Heaven and on Earth…think on these things.

1 Corinthians 6:9-11 NKJV

Do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived. Neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor homosexuals, nor sodomites, 

[10] nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners will inherit the kingdom of God. 

[11] And such were some of you. But you were washed, but you were sanctified, but you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus and by the Spirit of our God.

JESUS IS COMING SOON AND SO IS REVIVAL…PRAISE GOD ! !