In John 3:36, John the Baptist says, “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life…” When I surrendered my life to Jesus Christ, it was with this commitment: Lord, from now on I’ll believe your Word from cover to cover. And if it says “Holy Bible” on the cover, I’ll believe the cover.” I’ve heard others say they believe “from Genesis to maps.”

Combine this with Jesus’ own words, in John 14:6 “I am the way, the truth and the life. NO ONE (emphasis added) comes to the Father except through me.” How, then, can I say there is more than one way to heaven? If John 3:36 is not true…if John 14:6 is not true…then is John 3:16 true, either. I choose to believe all three are true. Otherwise, Jesus was a liar. Wanna bet on that?

About Pastor Jim Dixon

Jim Dixon is a husband, father, grandfather, pastor, missionary and with his wife, Marsha, an author. Jim and Marsha are founders of God's Blueprint for Marriage, a ministry based on the experiences they had during reconciliation and restoration of their tumultuous marriage that would have ended in divorce, had it not been for God's intervention. Their marriage workshop called, not surprisingly, "God's Blueprint for Marriage" shares details of their failing marriage and, more importantly, the lessons they learned during the restoration process. Their book, "God's Blueprint for Marriage", is available through their web site, Jim is Missions and Small Groups Pastor at their church, Word of Life Fellowship. He and Marsha have a strong ministry presence in Peru, where he is a leader in the Evangelical Church of Christ of Peru, a Peruvian denomination. And Marsha is founder of Mujeres de Valor (Women of Worth), a ministry helping women in Peru find their place in service to God. They also work with Victory Bible College-Peru and Victory Fellowship of Ministries, organizations dedicated to training and supporting pastors and church leaders in that nation. Their two sons, Michael and Jeffrey, are also in ministry, Jeffrey full time as Youth Pastor of their church. Additionally they have a number of "adopted" sons and daughters, many of whom are in ministry as well. Jim is a professional storm chaser. You can hear him during severe weather in NW Arkansas on 40/29.
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