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Why Some Christians are No Longer "Born Again"

For the longest time, the church has misused the term “born-again”. Evangelical Christians have long used that term to refer to the conversion experience, probably because it appears a couple of times in John 3 in close proximity to Jesus’ famous words in verse 16 (“For God so love the world…”). 920 more words

Church

Beheading of the Baptist

Hardly want to celebrate the Memorial of John the Baptist’s martyrdom today, since we have already heard about one beheading too many lately.

May St. John the Baptist intercede for Mr. 329 more words

Homilies

John 3:36

The one who believes in the Son has eternal life. The one who rejects the Son will not see life, but God’s wrath remains on him. – John 3:36 (NET)

Daily Tidbits

God's Love Cannot Be Understood Apart from the Cross of Christ

The Bible takes the concept of God’s love and connects it to the cross of Jesus Christ because that is where the mystery of God’s love was most clearly revealed. 67 more words

Driscoll, Mark

Wind & Spirit

Recently, I’ve been reading John 3, where Nicodemus comes to Jesus at night (Nick at Night…teehee), and wants to know more about Him.  Jesus tells Nicodemus that he must be born from above if he wants to be a part of the Kingdom.   571 more words

Spiritual Growth

Go Fly a Kite

God’s Spirit blows wherever it wishes. You hear its sound, but you don’t know where it comes from or where it is going. It’s the same with everyone who is born of the Spirit.” – John 3:8 (CEB) 716 more words

no coincidences with God...

In the Sunday School class I teach at our church I have been going through a weekly study on owning/developing your own faith.  With students everywhere, and particularly in our area, I have seen a major problem where they really don’t know what they believe about God.   409 more words

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