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Who is Jesus?

To understand who is Jesus, you must first understand who is God. God is the creator of all. God is omnipotent, omnipresent and omniscient. This means that God is all-powerful, is everywhere and knows it all.

Ephesians 4:6 – “One God and Father of all, who above all, and through all, and in you all.”

1 Corinthians 8:6 “But to us [there is but] one God, the Father, of whom [are] all things, and we in him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom [are] all things, and we by him.

So then who is Jesus?

1 John 4:10- “Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.”

Jesus was sent to this world by God, his father, as a man in flesh and bones to dwell among us and
atone for all of mankind’s sins.

Jesus gave his life for our transgressions, pain and inequities. He paid the price for us, for he was beaten, despised, rejected, humiliated, misunderstood, falsely accused and crucified on the cross because of his undeniable love for us. He died for our sins, paying the price that we could not pay. Jesus was crucified, buried and on the third day resurrected and his love last forever.

The Holy Spirit

The Trinity is comprise of God (The Father), Jesus Christ (The Son) and The Holy Spirit (God), to know the Holy Spirit is to know the Son and the Father. After Jesus rose from the dead and ascended into the heavens, Jesus sent the Holy Spirit, an entity, to inhabit within the hearts of Jesus Christ’s followers. When a person becomes born again by believing and receiving Jesus Christ, God resides in that person through the Holy Spirit.

“Even the Spirit of truth; whom the world cannot receive, because it seethe him not, neither knoweth him: but ye know him; for he dwelleth with you, and shall be in you.” -John 14:17

When a person becomes born again by believing and receiving Jesus Christ, God resides in that person through the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit has intellect, emotion, and will. The Holy Spirit was given to live inside those who believe in Jesus, in order to produce Christ-Like character in the life of a believer. In a way that we cannot do on our own. The Holy Spirit also performs a function for non-believers as well. He convicts people’s hearts of God’s truth concerning how sinful we are, needing God’s forgiveness; how righteous Jesus is. He died in our place, for our sins; and God’s eventual judgment of the world and those who do not know Him will come and they won’t have the promised eternal life.

The Gift of Salvation

Salvation is a free gift given to us by Jesus Christ on the cross. Is by faith that we received Grace and therefore the Gift of Life. The Scriptures are very clear “and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus” Romans 3:24. In Christ we have life, apart from God we cannot save ourselves. Salvation is not based on anything we do and it doesn’t involve any work in our part. To accept the gift of salvation today is very easy all you must do is “confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, [and] you will be saved” Romans 10:9. When you ask Him into your heart, you are allowing Him to be the Lord of your life. If you are ready to accept Jesus Christ as you Lord and Savior repeat the Prayer below or click on the link to view the prayer and more of our testimonies .

The Prayer of Salvation

Lord Jesus, I acknowledge that you are Jesus the Son of God, I believe that you died on the cross, that your blood was shed for my sins, that you arose from the grave and conquered death. I ask you to please forgive me of all my sins, I now ask you to come into my life and to please change my heart to be like yours. Help me obey your teachings as recorded in the Bible. Be my Lord and Savior. In Jesus Name, Amen!

The Power is Prayer

Prayer is our direct connection to our Father Jesus Christ, is a way for us to spend time with him, to pour our soul and our deepest thoughts. Prayer is extremely powerful, it creates solutions, miracles and move mountains. Prayer is a balm in our time of need, confusion and frustration. Prayer is conversational can be anywhere at anytime during day or night because God is Omnipresent which means he is always there for us and with us. Pray for yourself and for others in need, give thanks, ask for forgiveness, worship God and give Him praise. Jesus understands and loves you unconditionally. Luke 11:9 states “And I tell you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you”. Become a Prayer Warrior today. Subscribe to A Christian Star Newsletter Today!

How to start a profound relationship with Jesus

Congratulations you have decided to repent of your sins and receive Christ today, welcome to God’s family. Now, as a way to grow closer to Him, the Bible tells us to follow up on our commitment.

  • Get baptized as commanded by Christ.
  • Tell someone else about your new faith in Christ.
  • Spend time with God each day. It does not have to be a long period of time. Just develop the daily habit of praying to Him, meditating and reading His Word. Ask God to increase your faith and your understanding of the Bible.
  • Seek fellowship with other followers of Jesus. Develop a group of believing friends to answer your questions and support you.
  • Find a local church where you can worship God.
  • And become a Christian Star!