Is your name written in the book of life? What a question that could make the entire body system restless, troubled at the same time with concern about, negative and positive aftermath.
What is the book of life? A book written by God comprising names of saints whom sins are forgiven – Exodus 32:31-32, that is why it is written in the Revelation 3:5 KJV that ..” he that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father, and before His angels”.
Whose Names Will Not Be There?
Let us see whose names will not enter the book of life, Revelation 21:27 KJV says, and there shall in no wise enter into it anything that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomination, or maketh a lie: but they which are written in the Lamb’s book of life.
To buttress this also read further from Deuteronomy 18:10-11, Galatians 5:19-21 and 2 Timothy 3:1-7.
Result For Names Not Written?
The book of Revelation 20:15 KJV, give us insight into the effect and result for anyone whose name is not on the list, it reads “whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.
Revelation 21:8 KJV also says but the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters and liars shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.
How Can Your Name Be Included?
Carefully studying and administering the guidelines will lead anyone to have such a person’s name written in the book of life.
Firstly listen to what Jesus Christ instructed as to the fundamentals; John 3:3 – Jesus answered and said unto him, verily, verily, I say unto thee. Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
You may want to ask, what does it mean to be born again? It is a spiritual rebirth into God’s kingdom through the regeneration of the total being into heirs of God – John 1:12-13.
Steps To Get Yourself on the List.
- Acknowledge your sin – Romans 6:23.
- Believe in the Son of God (Jesus Christ) – Romans 10:9.
- Repent and confess your sins to God – Luke 13:3.
- Study and read the word of God daily – Joshua 1:8.
- Pray without ceasing – 1 Thessalonians 5:17.
- Fellowship in a bible believing church – Hebrew 10:25-26
Don’t forget to pray this repentance prayer below now;
Precious Jesus the Son of God, I acknowledge today that you are LORD and savior of all mankind, and today I have recognized my downfall, I repent and turn away from all sin.
Please wash me with your precious blood, and establish your word in my life, that I may be found in righteousness and holiness and write my name in your book of life and baptize me with the power of the Holy Spirit in the mighty name of Jesus Christ. I receive you as the Lord and Savior of my life in Jesus’ name. AMEN.
Can A Person’s Name Be Removed completely?
The answer is YESSSsssss…!
After a person has been regenerated into the family of God, make the name written in the book of life but you don’t stop there because you have the responsibility to persistently and consistently maintain your present status by not going back to your old lifestyle of sin.
Exodus 32:33 KJV – “and the Lord said unto Moses, whosoever hath sinned against me, he will I blot out of my book. Other scripture to read, Revelation 22:19; Deuteronomy 29:20; Psalms 69:28 etc.
Our song of the week: Is your name written in the Book of Life? by Dolly Parton.
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