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Open wide the gate of your heart to God

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Scriptural references for:

Open wide the gate of your heart to God

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Open wide the gate of your heart to God and let Him rule in your life.
Revelation 3:20  Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.

Brethren, would you feel safe if a kindergarten student was allowed to take over the controls of a jumbo jet airliner on which you were a passenger?
Proverbs 3:5  Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Yet you take over the controls of your own life when God alone is able to bring it to its destination safely.
Psalms 56:11  In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid what man can do unto me.

Trust God to fly the plane of your life to the Kingdom of Heaven, for He alone is able to deliver your soul to Heaven safely.
Psalms 86:10  For thou art great, and doest wondrous things: thou art God alone.

Submit yourself unto the Father and let Him take over the controls of your life and the Devil will flee from you.
James 4:7  Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

Unless you want your life to become shipwrecked on the rocks of earthly cares it is prudent and wise to turn your life over to Jesus.
Mark 4:19  And the cares of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other things entering in, choke the word, and it becometh unfruitful.

Of all who the Father gave Him, He lost none.
John 17:12  While I was with them in the world, I kept them in thy name: those that thou gavest me I have kept, and none of them is lost, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled.
John 18:9  That the saying might be fulfilled, which he spake, Of them which thou gavest me have I lost none.