- Jesus rescues us from the penalty of sin. (Romans 8:1)
- Jesus delivers us from the power of sin. (Romans 6:14)
- Jesus transforms us from the pain of sin. (2 Corinthians 5:17)
1) Clarity of YOUR sin factor.
2) A knowledge component of the person and purpose of Jesus Christ.
3) A personal decision and a public declaration.
4) Evidence of God's spiritual activity.