Sermons on Regeneration / New Birth
Being born again is not the improvement of your old nature but the creation of a new one.
What is it about being born again that saves us?
10 practical encouragments to evangelize.
When God gives new birth, he does so through us speaking his word, the gospel.
By nature, those who are born again love others like God who gave his Son for them.
Being born again doesn't mean being sinless. It means coming to Jesus as your advocate.
Faith must come first and be the root of love. Otherwise, love will be destroyed.
New birth is God's kindness, philanthropy, and mercy to us. It has nothing to do with even our best deeds.
Our believing does not cause new birth. The new birth causes our belief.
The Gospel is news and we are born again by believing that it is true and embracing it.
Newborn believers obey God's commandments, knowing that even when they fail they will never ultimately fall away.
What do we need that new birth gives us?
The new birth does not give us a mere temporary resuscitation. It gives indestructible, imperishable life.
For human beings to be saved, Jesus had to become a human being.
7 reasons why new birth is essential to our salvation.
Being "born again" means something very different than how many understand that phrase today.
What does Jesus mean by comparing himself to the bronze snake Moses raised in Numbers 21?
The mindset of the new creation does not just agree that Christ died for sinners; it glories in the cross.
God takes the initiative to cause a person to love him, and he takes the initiative to keep them to the end.
With God all things are possible. That is the basis of our prayer and our giving and our evangelism.
Something has to happen if we are to be saved from the wrath of God. We must be profoundly changed.
Our response to being born again and being given a living hope and an imperishable inheritance in heaven should be to bless God.