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In The Pattern (Conviction)

You now know where you are headed. The airportís called “Jesus.” You have a strong spiritual discomfort and guilt caused by the Holy Spirit showing you your sin and emptiness. But are you sure of a safe landing?

Do you hope to go to heaven by “being good” or “doing the best you can?” The questions you must ask yourself are, “Am I good enough? Have I kept Godís commandments — 100 percent — in thought, word and deed?” Have you missed a few landings, or “greased” every one? If you are perfect, then you can go to heaven by your good life.11 However, “through the law we become conscious of sin…12
 

Godís Goodness Test is a 10 point landing, not merely a “3 point” — each time, every time —

The Ten Commandments
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 • You shall have no other gods before Me.

 • You shall not make for yourself an idol.

 • You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain.

 • Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.

 • Obey your father and your mother.

 • You shall not murder.

 • You shall not commit adultery.

 • You shall not steal.

 • You shall not bear false witness (lie).

 • You shall not covet.

11 Matthew 19:17-19.
12 Romans 3:20.
13 Exodus 20:1-17.