Green County Church of Christ

"Speaking the Truth in Love"

The New Testament Plan of Salvation

  • God's love, mercy, and grace (John 3:16; Ephesians 2:8ff)
  • Jesus Christ's redeeming sacrifice on Calvary (John 12:32; Romans 3:21-26)
  • Jesus Christ's triumphant resurrection from the dead (Romans 1:1-4)
  • The hearing of this Good News (Romans 10:17)
  • Faith in Jesus Christ as Risen Savior and Lord (Mark 16:16; John 8:24) 
  • Confession of Christ as God's Son (Deity) (Matthew 10:32, 33; Romans 10:9, 10)
  • Renunciation of sin and sinful living (repentance) (Luke 13:3, 5; Acts 2:38)
  • Baptism (immersion in water) as a burial with Christ into His death and our own to sin (Matthew 28:18ff; Mark 16:16; Acts 2:38; 22:16; Romans 6:1-7)
  • Love for Jesus as expressed in obedience to His commandments and also those whom He commissioned, inspired, and empowered by the Holy Spirit to reveal in the New Testamen(John 14:15; 15:20)
  • Love of those who are our brothers and sisters in Christ (John 13:34, 35; 1 John 3:11-15)
  • Faithful devotion and service to God in life unto death (Revelation 2:10)