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New Heart

The human heart is beyond cure through human measures. When we trust in God, though, he gives us new hearts which are aligned with him: God will make you completely new if you surrender your life to Jesus today. Will … Continue reading

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Born Again I: Spiritually Alive

Today I am beginning a series on spiritual birth and spiritual life – it’s all about being born again.  This phrase can raise the hairs on the backs of some necks.  So let’s look at Jesus’ words to Nicodemus that … Continue reading

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Accountability and a New Heart

God holds each of us accountable for our behaviour, yet he also makes a way for new hearts and spirits through Jesus today.  In fact, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation – the old has gone … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal with Born Again?

Today we read the interaction between Jesus and Nicodemus, in which the Lord says those famous words about being born again.  Already, people are running for the hills because ‘born again’ means ‘zealous overkill’ in several languages.  And it should … Continue reading

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His Own and All Who Did

Today we look at his own, all who did, and even give a nod to whosoever.  Today we consider the significance of receiving Jesus.  Those who receive him are given the right to become children of God.  Not by human … Continue reading

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New Birth Praise Be

Peter’s first letter in the bible is rich with reflections on God’s power and his mercy.  Today we celebrate the Father, who set in motion a plan of redemption for the people of the earth, whom he loved so much … Continue reading

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