God Saves From Trouble
Most Relevant Verses
For you have delivered me from death and my feet from stumbling, so that I may walk before God in the light of the living! To the Director: A special Davidic psalm to the tune of "Do Not Destroy," when he fled from Saul into a cave.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body that is infected by death?
She will give birth to a son, and you are to name him Jesus, because he is the one who will save his people from their sins."
He gave himself for our sins in order to rescue us from this present evil age according to the will of our God and Father.
This is a trustworthy saying that deserves complete acceptance: To this world Messiah came, sinful people to reclaim.
He saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our own accomplishments, but according to his own purpose and the grace that was given to us in the Messiah Jesus before time began.
"Twas not for deeds that we had done, but by his steadfast love alone, he saved us through a second birth, renewed us by the Spirit's work,
For he says, "At the right time I heard you, and on a day of salvation I helped you." Listen, now is really the "right time"! Now is the "day of salvation"!
God has rescued us from the power of darkness and has brought us into the kingdom of the Son whom he loves,
and might free those who were slaves all their lives because they were terrified by death.
Baptism, which is symbolized by that water, now saves you also, not by removing dirt from the body, but by asking God for a clear conscience based on the resurrection of Jesus, the Messiah,