Lesson four: God's Redemption for Man
GOD’S REDEMPTION FOR MAN
Examples of Man Needing God
1. 2 Kings 5:1-5; 9-14
Yes - No Was Naaman able to cleanse his own leprosy?
Yes -No Could Naaman have been cleansed of his
leprosy if he went to the rivers of Damascus?
Yes - No If Naaman only dipped five times, would he
have been cleansed of his leprosy?
Yes – No Did Naaman have to do all that God
All Under Sin:
2. Romans 3:23
Yes - No Is every person a sinner?
Yes - No Can man save himself?
3. Acts 10:1-5; 11:12-14
Yes - No Was Cornelius saved by his goodness alone?
Yes - No Did Cornelius have to hear the words whereby he
and his household could be saved?
God’s Plan to Save Man
Yes - No Did God give up His Son to die for you and I?
5. Ephesians 1:7
Yes - No Is it through Jesus’ blood that we have
Yes - No Is the forgiveness of sins included in this
Yes - No Is the power of Salvation the Gospel of Jesus
Yes - No Did Paul say that you must believe this Gospel?
Man’s Acceptance to God’s Plan
7. Romans 10:17; John 20:30-31
Yes - No Does faith come by hearing God’s Word?
8. John (Go to step 1)
Yes - No Does God want you to believe in Jesus?
Yes - No Can you enter heaven if you do not believe in
9. John 14:15 (Go to step 2)
Yes –No In addition to belief in Christ does, God want
you to love Him?
10. Luke 13:3; Acts 17:30 (Go to step 3)
Yes - No In addition to belief and love, is it God’s will
that you repent?
Yes - No Does God command man to repent?
11. Matthew 21:28-31
What did the young man do when he repented?
12. Matthew 10:32-33 (Go to step 4)
Yes - No In addition to one’s belief, love and
repentance, does God want you to confess
Christ before men?
13. Romans 10:9-10
Yes - No Will you be saved if you do not confess
Jesus with your mouth before men?
14. Acts 8:36-38
The eunuch did not confess his sins. What did he confess?
15. Mark 16:15-16 (Go to step 5)
Yes - No Is it Jesus’ command that we believe and be
baptized in order to be saved?
Yes - No In addition to one’s believing, loving,
repenting, and confessing does God want
you to be baptized?
16. Acts 2:37-47; 22:16
Yes - No Did these sinners obey the commands of
repenting and being baptized?
Yes - No When they were baptized, were their sins
THOUGHT QUESTION: What is the purpose of baptism?
17. Ephesians 4:4-6
Yes - No Is there more than one valid baptism in God’s
18. Acts -39
Yes - No Did the eunuch ask to be baptized in water?
Yes - No Did both Philip and the eunuch go down into
the water and come up out of the water?
Yes - No Was water poured or sprinkled on the
19. Romans 6:3-7; Colossians 2:12-13
Yes - No Was Paul buried (baptized) in the same way as
the eunuch in Acts 8:35-39
Yes - No Did Ananias command Paul to be baptized
21. Acts 16:33, 25
Yes - No Was the jailor baptized the same hour that he
was taught the truth?
22. 2 Corinthians 6:2
When should you obey the will of God?
23. Colossians 3:17 (Go back to our religious life, Lesson 1)
Yes - No In addition to our believing, loving, repenting
confessing Christ and being baptized, is it
God’s will that you do everything in the "name
of the Lord" (by His authority)?
The Forgiveness of Sins
God’s Plan for Man