23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord
23 For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God
It doesn’t matter what you were,,,, it is what you are now,,, in your heart and by your actions,,, We all,, were something else in the past.
9 That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. 10 For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation