"Act 2:38-40 And Peter said to them, "Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. For the promise is for you and for your children and for all who are far off, everyone whom the Lord our God calls to himself." And with many other words he bore witness and continued to exhort them, saying, "Save yourselves from this crooked generation.""
"@ Thandoxolo Mgalagala . I'm not a preacher. I am just a sinner saved by grace. I'll try to explain this verse of scripture, I hope it helps. Wages are what we earn (like where you work, what you are paid is your wages) so what you earn, for your sin, is death.Someone has to die for our sins. A gift is something that is given to you without you having to work for it.(you don't earn a gift, it is free, without cost to you. allthough someone paid for the gift. the person receiving the gift did not pay or do anything to deserve it. You cannot earn a gift.) God freely gives us eternal life through the Death and resurrection Jesus Christ. We cannot earn, this eternal life, we can only accept this free gift. or We if we choose not to accept Christ death and resurection as payment for our sins, then we must pay for our own sins with our own eternal death. Someone must pay the wages for our sins. Our choice, either Jesus, or we pay with eternal death."
"Lord grant me yo gift which is eternal life...Glory"
"I am working on this verse in Hebrew: Ha sakar pesha muth; Ha mattath Elohim kedem hai tavek Yahoshua ha'Mashiach MarYah."
"Thank you Lord for your salvation and your wonderful works of beauty. Something this beautiful could not have evolved."
"A beautiful picture, God has created so many beautiful things here on earth"
"Beautiful and so true!"
"Father I thank u for that marverlous gift amen"
"Glory be to God in thee highest Amen!!!"
"Have you accepted God's gift?"
"I love this verse, it somes it all up in a simple way. We deserve death (hell) but Jesus Payed for us to have life (heaven). We do nothing for it it is a gift. It is so empowering. It lifts the spirit knowing i am no longer traped by sin."
"I receive the gift of life in Jesus name.."
"It's amazing how powerful God's work is! It is beautiful! And more real than ever!"
"@Blesing Jakachira. To receive the gift you first Realize you are a sinner and cannot work your way to Heaven. 2nd Believe that Jesus died on the cross to pay the penalty for your sin and that He rose again the third day. Then you call upon the name of Jesus repenting of your sin and asking for him to save you and come into your heart."
"Amen!! Thank you Jesus Christ"
"Can a preacher clarify this verse in simple english and elaborate more?"
"ETERNAL LIFE....what a Wondrous Gift!!"
"God may u help me to live a blameless and sinless life before u all the days of my life 'Amen'."
"I need my wages (money to live on) but I will refuse to be sexually insulted in my work of employment by employees!!! Male or Female!!!"
"I want eternal life;"
"Lord forgive me, my sins and all my generation. Amen!"
"O lord give me the grace to stay far from sin So that i might eternal life! Amen!"
"That gift of enternal life is my priority that's all I need nd I need God 2 achieve that."
"What a gift for eternity. Don't try to earn it."
"....Thru Jesus Christ our Lord! Not of our own works! Amen!"
"Amen and thank you Lord Jesus for dying in the cross for my sin"
"Amen bless who every read this"
"Amen what a revelation"
"Amen. God is faithfull and just to forgive us our sins. We just need ask"
"Amen....Jesus is able 2 keep us 4rm falling n 2 present us holy n faultless b4 te throne of His father...te word of God 'll neva change"
"Amen.indeed Jesus is LORD."
"Aside from being a Christian (which I am), I've been to the place in the picture, Havasupai Indian Reservation, Arizona."
"Church sign: "For the Wages of Sin is Death. Quit Before Pay Day.""
"For the wages of death are sin, is death but the gift of god is eternal life, amen jesus christ is our lord...amen..."
"God bless everyone amen"
"GOD is good Amen......"
"God love us and do not want us to die in our sins"
"Grace oh Lord to live above sin daily"
"Hallelujah....God IS GREAT!!!!!."
"I love you God amen."
"Love God and do the things He want you to do. God hates sin. If we love Him we should fear God cause He dispise sin. He was in this world and He still lived a sinless life. Remember we can do all things through Christ who strengthens us."
"Make a choice or take a pic,between death and life."
"My moms favorite verse through my teen years!!"
"Praise the lord god the almighty god he loves hes people im so glad he save a sinner like me god bless"
"Thank To YOU JESUS,"
"Thank you father God for Let's join forces as Christians and start a Jesus Christ revival! Press like if Jesus is your Savior!!!"
"Thank you Lord that we can be saved through obeying of your word"
"Thanks Starley, I glad to see you back on facebook. Your words are healing to me."
"The wages of sin is death. The second death that is; we all face the first death, but it is the second one we should really be afraid of. The wages of sin are death, not as some teach eternal damnation in the fire! Fire destroys totally, burnt to ashes, means destruction. Not an eternity of pain and suffering! Would a kind and loving God really make His disobedient creatures suffer all that for a small lifetime of sin?!?"
"This picture is what can do . Beautiful."
"Yes when we become slave to obey the commandment of God, we have authority over all powers and principalities and all forces answer to us"