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Regeneration
November 12, 2017

Let Us Love One Another

Let Us Love One Another

The first fruit of the Spirit is love, a quality that describes God’s own essence and nature. God has made love possible by first evidencing his love to us in the sending of his Son to atone for our sins. We abide in his love by believing this apostolic witness concerning Jesus. In this way […]

May 10, 2015

You Must Be Born Again

You Must Be Born Again

Nicodemus is an example of “incomplete belief” in Jesus. What he was missing was regeneration, a spiritual re-birth that Jesus said was necessary for anyone to enter into the kingdom of God. To be “born again” is to be restored into the people of God, a powerful yet mysterious force in the world. And the […]

April 12, 2015

The Word of Life and Light

The Word of Life and Light

The Prologue to the Fourth Gospel is a snapshot of all that John wants to say in this book. In order to convince his readers to believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, he begins by focusing on Jesus’s true identity. This gives Jesus the authority to invade the world of humanity […]