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Marveling at the Gospel

In John 1:6 Jesus says, “That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.”  Your flesh and human effort cannot attain spiritual life. “That which is born of the flesh is flesh…” Only the Spirit can grant spiritual life and He does it through the

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Shepherd with sheep. Nazareth Village.

The Shepherd’s Voice

In the previous blog, I ended by talking about hearing the Shepherd’s voice. This is the evidence that the Shepherd — Jesus Christ — has opened our ears to believe the gospel. The way God has arranged for people to be saved from sin and judgment and hell is by hearing the true gospel and

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Our Predicament

In the last post, I closed by asking some questions. What did Nicodemus need? and what do all spiritually dead people need which Jesus said must come from above? Have you thought about what Nicodemus needed that he didn’t have? Have you thought about what all spiritually dead people need which Jesus said must come

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Dove

Born of the Spirit

In this blog post, let’s review what we’ve seen in John 3:1-4 and then look at verses 5-6 about the difference between being born of the flesh and being born of the Spirit. We have seen in verses 1-4 where Jesus teaches Nicodemus and us that it’s possible to be very religious, and yet be

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