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Only by the Spirit (John 3)

I live in a country, Japan, where less than one percent of the population is Christian. It’s been that way as long as I can remember. And it can be easy to despair. To wonder if things can ever change. … Continue reading

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John 3:9-16 — How to be born again

In my last blog, we saw Jesus explaining to Nicodemus the need to be born again.  That we can’t work our way into heaven any more than we can work our way into the physical world. In both cases, we … Continue reading

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John 3:1-8 — Born again

We now come to one of the most famous passages in scripture.  In the States and most Western countries, most people have at least heard the idea of being born again even if they don’t understand it.  But what does … Continue reading

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