Can a Christian lose salvation?

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First, the term Christian must be defined. A “Christian” is not a person who has said a prayer or walked down an aisle or been raised in a Christian family. While each of these things can be a part of the Christian experience, they are not what makes a Christian. A Christian is a person who has fully trusted in Jesus Christ as the only Savior and therefore possesses the Holy Spirit (John 3:16; Acts 16:31; Ephesians 2:8–9).

So, with this definition in mind, can a Christian lose salvation? It’s a crucially important question. Perhaps the best way to answer it is to examine what the Bible says occurs at salvation and to study what losing salvation would entail:

A Christian is a new creation. “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!” (2…

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2 responses to “Can a Christian lose salvation?

  1. heidie timm

    i am very blessed reading your Post. God bless you
    Shalom..

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  2. Pingback: How Rightly Dividing Your Bible Is The Key To Resolving ‘Contradictions’ In Scripture | whatshotn

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