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Saying the Sinners Prayer is Not Enough

There’s something to be said for repentance

three men sitting and praying
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You hear it all the time. Many preachers, especially TV types will say “just say these words” and then they lead a prayer and claim that because you prayed, you are now saved and have ‘entered into his glory.’

The sinner’s prayer goes something like this:



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Vuyo Ngcakani

writer, husband for 26 years, father of 3, grandfather of 2