If I am a believer in Jesus Christ, I am God’s special possession.
I am to declare His praises for He called me out of darkness and into His wonderful light.
There was a time when I did not know His forgiveness and I had not accepted His gift of eternal life–
but now, I know.
I have received mercy and I am His.
Please look at the sentences above and replace "I" with your name:
If ________ is a believer in Jesus Christ, (he/she) is God’s special possession.
__________is to declare His praises for He called (him/her) out of darkness and into His wonderful light.
There was a time when _______ did not know His forgiveness and _________ had not accepted His gift of eternal life–
but now, (he/she) knows.
______ has received mercy and (he/she) is His.
If this is not true for you, please know that it can be.
It is not too late.
You need a savior.
Believe that He is the Son of God and that He gave His life on the cross for you.
Tell him you are sorry for all that you’ve done that was wrong.
Ask Him to come into your life and guide you.
Tell Him that you will live your life for Him.
But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy. —I Peter 2:9-10