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Simplicity Of The Gospel

2 Corinthians 11:3: But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.

How many sins did it take to get Adam and Eve kicked out of the Garden of Eden?
One each.

Genesis 3:6: And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.

Genesis 3:23-24: Therefore the LORD God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken. So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.

How many sins must one commit to merit Hell?
One.

James 2:10: For whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all.

How many sins must one commit to merit exclusion from Heaven?
One.

Revelation 21:27: And there shall in no wise enter into it any thing that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomination, or maketh a lie: but they which are written in the Lamb*s book of life.

How many of us have never sinned?
None.

Romans 3:23: For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;

1 John 1:10: If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.

What one sin will seal one*s destiny to hell forever?
Unbelief.

John 3:18: He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.

What one person can rescue us and take us to heaven?
Jesus.

Acts 4:12: Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.

What one substance can wash away our sin?
The Blood of Christ.

Hebrews 9:22: And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission.

Leviticus 17:11: For the life of the flesh is in the blood: and I have given it to you upon the altar to make an atonement for your souls: for it is the blood that maketh an atonement for the soul.

Revelation 1:5: And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth. Unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins in his own blood,

Have you committed one sin?
Yes.

Romans 3:23: For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;

What do we deserve because of our sin.
Hell.

Romans 6:23a: For the wages of sin is death; . . .

What does it cost us to get to heaven?
Nothing.

Romans 6:23b: . . . but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Are there some people who don*t have to pay the penalty for their sin?
Yes.

Psalms 103:10: He hath not dealt with us after our sins; nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.

Romans 4:6-8: Even as David also describeth the blessedness of the man, unto whom God imputeth righteousness without works, Saying, Blessed are they whose iniquities are forgiven, and whose sins are covered. Blessed is the man to whom the Lord will not impute sin.

Why?
Because Jesus paid for their sins.

Romans 5:8: But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.

How many of us must go to Hell?
None.

How many of us does God want to take to heaven?
All.

2 Peter 3:9: The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.

What must I do to be saved?
Believe on Jesus Christ and receive Him.

Acts 16:30b-31: Sirs, what must I do to be saved? And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.

John 1:12: But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:

Are believing and receiving the same thing?
Yes.

How many sins will God hold against us who have trusted Christ?
None.

1 John 1:9: If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

How much condemnation must we suffer who have accepted Christ?
None.

Romans 8:1: There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

Can a saved person ever be lost again?
No.

Isaiah 51:6b: . . . but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished.

How many people will get to heaven?
As many as receive Jesus.

John 1:12: But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:

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