Sermon About Conversion: Profound and transformative experience

 Sermon About Conversion: profound and transformative experience

When Jesus began preaching, he addressed the topic of what a person must do to be saved. In hissermon, he suggested repentance:repent… and believe in the gospel.' After proclaiming repentance, Jesus proceeded to address sin, forgiveness, baptism and the importance of believing in his name.

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The journey of conversion is a profound and transformative experience that begins with a heartfelt response to God's invitation. Today, we explore the essential steps that lead to conversion, drawing insights from Scripture and reflecting on the profound implications for our lives. 

As we delve into the process of repentance, faith, renunciation, surrender, and acceptance of God's Word, may we be inspired to embrace God's call to transformation and experience the fullness of His grace and love.

1: Repentance of Sins (Luke 13:3)

In Luke 13:3, Jesus declares, "Unless you repent, you will all likewise perish." Repentance is the first step on the path to conversion, as it involves a heartfelt acknowledgment and turning away from sin. It is a change of mind and heart that leads to a change in behavior, as we recognize our need for God's forgiveness and mercy.

2: Confession of Faith in Jesus Christ (Romans 10:9)

Romans 10:9 emphasizes the importance of confessing faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. This confession is an outward expression of our inward commitment to follow Christ, acknowledging His lordship over our lives and trusting in His finished work on the cross for our salvation.

3: Renunciation of Sin (Acts 3:19)

Acts 3:19 calls us to repent and turn away from our sins, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord. Renunciation of sin involves a deliberate decision to forsake our old ways and embrace a new way of life in Christ.

4: Seeking God With All Your Heart (Jeremiah 29:13)

Jeremiah 29:13 reminds us that when we seek God with all our heart, we will find Him. Conversion requires a wholehearted pursuit of God, a desire to know Him intimately and walk in His ways. It is a journey of seeking and surrendering to the will of God in our lives.

5: Conversion and Life Change (2 Corinthians 5:17)

2 Corinthians 5:17 declares, "Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come." Conversion is not merely a one-time event but a lifelong process of transformation. It involves a radical change in our thoughts, attitudes, and behaviors as we are renewed by the Holy Spirit.

6: Total Surrender to God (Romans 12:1)

Romans 12:1 urges us to present our bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God, as an act of spiritual worship. Conversion requires total surrender to God, offering ourselves completely to His will and purposes. It is a daily surrendering of our desires, ambitions, and plans to the lordship of Christ.

7: Hearing and Accepting the Word of God (John 5:24)

In John 5:24, Jesus declares, "Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life." Conversion involves hearing and accepting the Word of God with faith and obedience. It is responding to the gospel message with a receptive heart and embracing the truth of God's love and salvation.

8: Born Again (John 3:3)

Jesus teaches Nicodemus in John 3:3 that unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. Conversion is a spiritual rebirth, a supernatural work of the Holy Spirit that transforms us from within. It is an encounter with the living God that leads to a new identity and a new life in Christ.

9. Why Do You Wait Dear Sinner

Look Acts 22:16. Why Wait?
  • There was a sense of urgency in the ministry of Jesus (Jn. 9:4)
  • There was a sense of urgency in the conversions in the book of Acts (2:37,41; 8:36-38; 16:33; 22:16; 26:28-29)
  • There was a sense of urgency in restoring the erring Christian (Acts 8:20-24)
Repentance & Remission of sins
  • (1) Repentance – duty to be performed
  • (2) Remission – blessing to be enjoyed


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10. Salvation In Jesus Name

(1) For through him salvation comes
(2) For by his authority
- Salvation offered
- Repentance is demanded

Different Ways To Be Forgiven Of Sins
  • 1 John 1:9 (NKJV) 9 If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
  • Acts 8:22 (NKJV) 22 Repent therefore of this your wickedness, and pray God if perhaps the thought of your heart may be forgiven you.
Ask someone to pray for you.
Do an abundance of good deeds.
Go to church.

Sermon About Conversion: Why Do You Wait

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As we reflect on the process of conversion, may we be encouraged to take the necessary steps to respond to God's call to transformation. Let us repent of our sins, confess faith in Jesus Christ, renounce the ways of the world, and seek God with all our hearts. May we experience the life-changing power of conversion as we surrender to God's will and accept His Word with faith and obedience. And may we be born again of the Spirit, becoming new creations in Christ, empowered to live for His glory and honor

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John 3:16: For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life (NVI)