The Gospel

God is holy — therefore God hates sin

"...Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name? for thou only art holy: for all nations shall come and worship before thee; for thy judgments are made manifest." - Revelation 15:4

"...God is angry with the wicked every day." - Psalm 7:11

"...For our God is a consuming fire." - Hebrews 12:29

"...For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil." - Ecclesiastes 12:14

All men are sinners

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

God will punish sin

"...And these shall go away into everlasting punishment..." - Matthew 25:46

"...the Lord Jesus shall be revealed from heaven with his mighty angels, In flaming fire taking vengeance on them that know not God, and that obey not the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ: Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power;" - 2 Thessalonians 1:7-9

"...In the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ..." - Romans 2:16

God — in love — was willing to save sinners by judging His own son in their place

"Yet it pleased the LORD to bruise him..." - Isaiah 53:10

"But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities:" - Isaiah 53:5

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

"...Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree..." - I Peter 2:24

"...Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree:" - Galatians 3:13

"Much more then, being now justified by his blood, we shall be saved from wrath through him." - Romans 5:9

What you must do to be saved

"Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out..." - Acts 3:19 ("Repent" means to turn from your sin)

"The word is nigh thee, even in thy mouth, and in thy heart: that is, the word of faith, which we preach; That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved." - Romans 10:8-9

Real salvation will bring a permenant and radical change to your life

"...Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new." - 2 Corinthians 5:17

"Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed." - John 8:31