Are You A New Believer?
Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
— Mark 16:16
If you are a new believer, you might be wondering how to live. Don’t let your faith or your relationship with Jesus Christ scare you. Instead, take your laundry list of things you feel you would have to change and throw it away.
Come as you are. That’s the best way to describe your next step. Jesus knows your heart. He sees your thoughts and intentions and will help guide you. If you don’t know how to read the Bible, start by reading one page at a time. Grab a Bible (consider The Message translation in today’s contemporary language) at a local bookstore and ask Jesus to reveal himself through his Word. Join a small group at a church and get involved with other people your age.
Consider getting baptized. The Bible is quite clear on baptism. It is an outward sign of the inward change of becoming a new believer. It is also a ...
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