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Ok. I have prayed that Jesus forgive me of my sins, to come into my heart, and save me from hell. But what now? The Bible says that no one is righteous, no not one. But then we are to follow the commandments? Which ones? There are 600+ commandments? And I cannot be righteous even if I tried so do I just have faith in Jesus? And what does that mean? To have faith in Jesus? Does this mean that I just accept His gift and wait to die and have faith I’m going to heaven now? Or do I have “faith” by showing good works? What works though will make Jesus like me? I can’t be righteous so he won’t like me unless I have faith and by having faith this means I will do good works? I’m so confused. God doesn’t like humans, so He killed himself so if we accept his gift he will not kill us a second time? Please help me wrap my mind around this. I do not understand and I really want to understand very badly, but I can’t and I just ignore it.
 
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Your spirit is made righteous through Jesus Christ, your flesh will never be righteous. Jesus covers you up in his righteousness when we we accept him as Lord and savior.

Before we are saved by accepting Jesus Christ we live in the flesh and are a slave to sin, we can not free ourselfs from sin. Our flesh rules over us. When we become saved Jesus Spirit comes to dwell in us giving us power over sin to say no to sin we now have a freedom to say no to sin that we have never had before. And as we mature we get stronger and stronger. At first you may stumble and sin, but you feel terrible about it, and now you have Jesus to mediate between you and the father for forgiveness when you repent, before you did not have this.

We must be in the word everyday to get closer to Jesus and get more mature this is a must !! we must be in prayer every day to get more mature this is a must. as we mature we want to only please our heavenly father by the way we live in total obedience, this is a process and takes time commitment from us.
 
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Ok. I have prayed that Jesus forgive me of my sins, to come into my heart, and save me from hell. But what now? The Bible says that no one is righteous, no not one. But then we are to follow the commandments? Which ones? There are 600+ commandments? And I cannot be righteous even if I tried so do I just have faith in Jesus? And what does that mean? To have faith in Jesus? Does this mean that I just accept His gift and wait to die and have faith I’m going to heaven now? Or do I have “faith” by showing good works? What works though will make Jesus like me? I can’t be righteous so he won’t like me unless I have faith and by having faith this means I will do good works? I’m so confused. God doesn’t like humans, so He killed himself so if we accept his gift he will not kill us a second time? Please help me wrap my mind around this. I do not understand and I really want to understand very badly, but I can’t and I just ignore it.
Once your intentions are sincere towards the Creator you should be fine.

Hosea 6:6 King James Version (KJV)
6 For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.

2 Peter 1 King James Version (KJV)

5 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;

6 And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness;

7 And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.

8 For if these things be in you, and abound, they make you that ye shall neither be barren nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.


Philippians 4:13 King James Version (KJV)
13 I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
 
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OK. Here's a very rough and ready outline of the story of the Bible.

God created the world good, and the pinnacle of this creation is humans, who he made in his own image to be partners in overseeing creation.

But, not content to be rulers under God, humans rebelled, attempting to put themselves on a level with God. This has brought disaster, dysfunction and chaos to creation.

God began a long process of restoring goodness and justice and harmony, first through his chosen people, the Israelites, who were to live by Gods law and bring blessing to all nations. But the Israelites failed in many many ways...

Until God sent his own son - the true Israelites and King of Kings. Jesus lived as a perfect example of God's reign, and his sacrifice - dying and rising again - his love brought about victory over evil and reconciled God, peogle and creation.

We look forward to the time when Jesus returns to reign in glory.

Following Jesus is about surrendering to him and taking your place in this great, great story.

I'm well aware that I've not answered any one of your many questions. My hope is that the big story of who God is, and his great plan can help put your confusion into perspective. .. maybe even replace it with wonder.
 
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