Summary: What happens when we open the door of our heart to Jesus
Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me. Will you open the door of your heart and let him come in?
When we open the door of our heart and let Jesus in.
1. “Our Sins are taken away”
Ephesians 1:7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
2. “We are justified - declared not guilty”
Romans 3:24 Being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus:
3. “We are Sanctified (made holy in Jesus”
1 Corin. 1:2 …to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all that in every place call upon the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both their’s and our’s:
In Conclusion, when Jesus comes into our hearts, we are declared free from sin, we are declared not guilty, and made holy; so when in fact when we open the door of our heart; make it personal, we I open up the door of my heart he will Psalms 51:10-12 Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. Cast me not away from thy presence; and take not thy holy spirit from me. Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation; which in fact makes us new persons 2 Cor 5:17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.