Be Assured of Your Salvation
Her eyes were filled with fear and she had suffered a mental breakdown. My goal in talking with her was to identify the cause of her deep distress. During our conversation, she explained that she had trusted Christ as her Savior years earlier but now was terrified by the thought that she had lost her salvation. Over the years, I have spoken with many individuals who have been tormented by such fears until they have understood the threefold aspect of salvation.
There is a salvation of the spirit (see Romans 8:15–16), salvation of the soul (see James 1:21), and salvation of the body (see I Corinthians 15:42–54).