What do we mean by "The Gospel"?
Very simply -
gave His only-
perfect life without sin and died on the cross to pay the penalty for the sins of those
who would believe on him. (Read John 3:16 )
He triumphantly rose again from the dead and returned to heaven. There He remains
with the Father until He shall come again to this earth in power and glory to judge the
living and the dead.
To believe on Christ means to put your trust in who He is and what He has done for you
as your Saviour and your Redeemer and Lord.
Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved! ( Acts 16:31 )
In order to have this "saving faith" one must be "born again" by the power of the Holy
Spirit. The next question is, "How can a man be born again?" ( Read John's Gospel
Chapter 3 )
Only by the Grace of God
God commands ALL men everywhere to repent. That is, to turn from all sin -
know to be displeasing to God, and to turn to Him for grace to forgive us and overcome
sin in our lives.
Repentance and faith go together and are the gift of God. We cannot MERIT salvation
that is to say, no one is good enough to earn their salvation. Salvation is all of grace.
GRACE is defined as "God's unmerited or undeserved favour" . Read (in the Bible)
Ephesians 2: verses 8 and 9. "For by grace you have been saved through faith, and
that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of (good) works, lest anyone should
"Saving" faith is believing in the finished (completed) work of Christ in His life, sufferings
and death on the cross, as one's substitute -
resurrection (rising again) from the dead. This is the God-
The Great Commission
Jesus, commanded His disciples to GO into ALL the world and preach
the Gospel -
through faith in the finished work of Jesus Christ. We trust we may be
used of God to share in fulfilling this Commission here in the
Weymouth and West Dorset area.
If you are in doubt as to where you stand personally with God, or if
you would like more information or help -
Good News of Salvation
in Jesus Christ
"Unless a man is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of
God." John 3:3 *see footnote
"You must be born again!" John 3:7