From my understanding of the Scriptures, in order for someone to be saved, one must believe, repent and be baptized. Then the blood of Jesus forgives one's sins and one receives the gift of the Holy Spirit. But what does the Bible teach that one must do to stay saved? -- Chad Garber (Atlanta)

Persevere! (According to Hebrews 3:14 -- and many other verses in Hebrews and other New Testament books.)

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