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Live with Lon-God's Plan of Salvation - Part 4: The New Birth

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April 26, 2020 10:00 am

Live with Lon-God's Plan of Salvation - Part 4: The New Birth

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Well hello everybody and welcome to live with lawn. This weekend we are going through a study of the Gospels as you know, and we're a little tiny miniseries on the plan of salvation growing out of our study in the Gospels of John the Baptist and we been looking at the plan of salvation from the northeast and southwest and from each direction we can describe God's plan of salvation a little differently and this is the beauty of it in all its facets and and I'm doing this, even though I know almost everybody listening to me is a believer.

Nonetheless, I just thought it would be wonderful for us to take some time and really revel in the gaps in the riches of what God has built into the plan of salvation for us and really unpack it in all of its complexity and yet simplicity and I hope you've enjoyed our study last week we talked about the blood covering of the Lord Jesus Christ, and of course there are many great hymns of the faith, talking about our Lord's blood. What can wash away our sin. Nothing but the blood of Jesus redeemed, how I love to proclaim and redeemed by the blood of the Lamb, but the 100 employee for you now. Done by the singing group SELA is just one of the sweetest humans about the blood of Jesus anywhere that's ever been with written notes and only him but it is a powerful and beautiful him and it's called there is a fountain filled with blood drawn from Immanuel. That is the Lord Jesus is veins. I hope you enjoy Lee's concerns were in their name name name name a and B does not and that they and and and and being glad so please name the bad see.

Wow, what a beautiful him and what a great rendition of it all last week we talked about looking out our salvation as through the lens of of the blood covering that the Lord Jesus his blood shed on the cross provides for us in the side of a holy God, but that was part three in part one, we looked at are the plan of salvation through the lens of switching races from being in Adam to being in Christ all growing out of our discussion that week of the virgin birth and then impart to. We talked about substitutionary atonement, our sins are atoned for by the death of an innocent substitute as John the Baptist said, behold the Lamb of God bears are innocent substitute who takes away the sin of the world and today we want to finish up our look at the plan of salvation by looking at it from not the north of the east of the South from the West and looking at it part for it in the room in the in the idea of looking at it from being born again, which is also a part of the plan of salvation that the Lord Jesus Christ provides for us now. I hope that God our talk about the blood of Christ doesn't concern you, because as we showed you last week of the blood of Jesus is an integral component part of God's plan for us to get to heaven and take the blood of Jesus out of the plan of salvation. You have no plan of salvation and if you don't understand that. Go back and listen to my message from last week but today were going to move on and talk about part for being born again you know I put this up on the screen for you. I ran into an article in USA today this past week about a doctor in New York at an experience that she had in the hospital as a result of the coronavirus so let me redistribute it says the patient. A middle-aged accountant in New York with a wife and a child looked Dr. Cunningham in the I know I'm going to die. He said she had seen this patient a couple days earlier. He was a healthy looking man who basically came in with a fever and a cough but otherwise was far within two days he became so short of breath. He was really struggling to breathe. She said the doctor. We were very worried about the patient in the bed next to him and just died. She saw the fear in his eyes as he told her he believed he too would not survive. She said I felt a tear in my and that's never happened to me before.

Several hours later he was intubated, put on a ventilator got sent to the ICU and then about 10 days later he died. The words resonate with her to this day.

The article said I know I'm going to die and I didn't have anything to say to him. She said while while screaming feel so sad because those of us who know the Bible we would've had something to say to him, we would've said to him, first John 17 the blood of Jesus cleanses us from all sin.

We would've said to him. Ephesians 17 and in Christ. Listen to this. We have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins we would've said to him.

John 316 for God so love you, that he sent his one-of-a-kind son that if you believe on his cell that you will not perish but you will have everlasting life. Friends what a great plan of salvation.

We have all that more people knew it all that more doctors knew it, so they could tell dying patients about all that we would tell more of our friends about it. But in this time of the coronavirus. We certainly must pray for them. So let's do that before we dig into the work. Dear Lord Jesus, we are dying men and women who live among dying men and women in Lord I pray that you would help us to live our life in light of eternity to understand that people like this dear man are going out into eternity every day.

More now with this coronavirus around the world and they are terrified of course they are. They have no idea what's going to happen to Jesus, I thank you for giving us the word of God, and I thank you for giving us the plan of salvation in the word of God.

Lord I thank you that we have a confidence and an assurance about what's on the other side of the great that people outside of Christ cannot have do not have. So Jesus, help us to be so grateful to you for this confidence that comes with being saved and being covered with the blood of Jesus and make us bold in sharing it with others. Father specially in this time of crisis. Father we pray for men and women around the world with the coronavirus, have mercy on them. Lord Jesus, and we pray for the whole world that you would have mercy on the human race, and that you would stay this play like you did in second Samuel 24 with the plague and David today, Lord Jesus, we ask you for that mercy for ourselves and our children and our grandchildren are a people that we love and care about Lord Jesus. All God please we basically help there to be a vaccine soon or treatment soon or even made you just stop this play by your divine command. Lord we call out to the we cry out to the and we thank you Lord Jesus that you hear our prayers answered and we pray in mercy now. Father, we commit our time in the word of God to you. We pray that we as we marvel over this beautiful plan of salvation you've made for us Lord make us bold in sharing and we pray this in Jesus name. And everybody said a man all right, well, I've been telling you we having a Venti Bible study, not a tall Starbucks or Grande but a Venti and I had a someone who wrote me an email and send by the way Lon did you know there's actually a bigger size than Venti. There's a prince, which means triple Venti means double an Italian friend Tommy's triple there's a trend toss size at Starbucks.

A lot of people don't know about. I never heard of it.

I looked it up. Sure enough the person was right.

So I have to change and they were not having a Venti Bible study were having, print Bible study raise Lord and were trying to go deep into the word of God expositional. He deep into the word of God exit genetically and dig out great truth in the word of God and then applied to our lives with.

So what going to the Gospels, and as I said were about to finish up this miniseries called God's plan of salvation part for the new birth. Now, in order to talk about the new birth and and we sometimes referred to as being born again. Sometimes as the new birth sometimes as regeneration of these are all words that come out of the Bible to describe this be one of the spirit. But it's all the same thing and so what exactly does the Scripture mean when it says that when we come to Christ. We are born again. What I like to take you to John chapter 3, to the very famous passage with Nicodemus, the great rabbi at the time comes to see Jesus privately at night he came to him privately at night as he did want all his friends to know that he was coming to see Jesus was up for a prominent Jewish rabbi and you may be familiar with the story but just in case are not a let me read it to you. And of course we are using the new King James Bible and so I'm in John chapter 3 follow along. Please. Now there was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews that Izzy was on the Sanhedrin very prominent male and this man came to Jesus by night and said to him rabbi. We know that you are a teacher, from God.

Now look here for the second of friends. The rabbis were willing to admit this, for the most part, almost year uniformly.

The rabbis did not believe he came from God. So why would this very prominent rental say you are. We know that you are sovereign God, why would he say this well he tells us back to the back to the passage. He said we know you are teacher come from God for his last day that no one can do these signs these miracles that you do unless God is with you. You know I told you before that only 31 days of the Lord Jesus his public ministry is recorded in the New Testament of three years 36 months only one month of of of his miracles, his deeds, his sermons whatever are recorded in the New Testament.

Wow, this is why John said if we wrote everything down John chapter 21. It wouldn't be enough books in the world all the Jesus of field 35 more months with miracles that we don't have recorded in the Gospels, but this is why Nicodemus said we know that you are from God. Nobody can do these miracles that you do unless there from God. You know, praise God.

Elise Nicodemus was intellectually honest enough to say I'm gonna look at the evidence and when I do.

There is no way in the world I can say Jesus is anywhere except from God himself. Indeed he is God himself. Folks, we have not believed a cleverly devised fable. As Peter said, but even the rabbis as much as they didn't want to admit it, honest rabbi still had to admit it that Jesus indeed was God or he couldn't do all the things he was doing now. Jesus didn't say all thank you very much. I'm so flattered that so very nice of you say that Jesus said I do not receive praise from anyone interested in what in getting some kind of praise from Nicodemus. He knew why Nicodemus had come to see Nicodemus to come see because even with all of the tremendous rabbi works that he had and the rabbi credentials that he had Nicodemus still didn't know what he was going to heaven or not. So Jesus cuts right to the chase and look what he says to them. John chapter 2 verse three Jesus answered and said to him, most assuredly Nicodemus, I say unto you, unless a person unless one is born again he cannot see the kingdom of God unless you were born again Nicodemus you will not get in the habit you not see the kingdom of God. Now Nicodemus is confused. Look what he says. He says, verse four. How can a man be born when he is old back and be born again. Can he enter a second time into his mother's womb and be born in Jesus answered most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the spirit he cannot enter the kingdom of God.

That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the spirit is spirit that he said okay Lon, I'm a little confused myself, what is Jesus saying here friends very simple. Jesus is saying Nicodemus you don't need to go back in your mother's womb and be born physically a second time. That which is the flesh is flesh you've Artie been born of the flesh you've Artie been born of water talking about amniotic fluid that you did that as okay that's not what I'm talking about Jesus that I'm talking about a spiritual birth being born of the spirit are that's what I'm talking about Nicodemus and Nicodemus did know what that was. Look what it look what happens here Jesus says to him, do not marvel that I say to you, you must be born again. The wind blows where it wishes and you hear the sound of it, but you cannot tell where it comes from and where it goes.

So is everyone who is born of the spirit and Nicodemus answered and said to him, how can these things be.

Jesus said to him, Nicodemus listen, the wind blows you feeling on your skin.

You know it's real but you can't tell where it comes from.

You can't tell where it's going to. You can explain it, and all of its particulars. But that doesn't mean it is real. Nicodemus being born of the spirit is real.

You can feel it when it happens to you, you know that it's authentic, but you may not be able to explain it, but that doesn't mean it's not real and Nicodemus said I don't understand what you talking about Jesus as the Jesus says to him you are you the teacher of Israel and you do not know these things, Nicodemus you're supposed to be a great teacher of the Old Testament and you don't you don't know this because this is in the Old Testament you say where Lon where is this in the Old Testament. Well, Ezekiel chapter 36. Let's go there. Let me read that to you. Look at Ezekiel chapter 36 it God says I will sprinkle clean water on you. Verse 25 and you shall be clean. I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from your idols watch, I will give you a new heart and I will put a new spirit within you.

Here's being born again being born of the spirit. I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh, and I will give you a heart of flesh.

And then, in Ezekiel 37 God goes on to describe the valley of dry bones where these dead dry bones will become immediately become alive by the Holy Spirit moving on their as an example of what it means to be borne by the spirit. Now the whole Bible understands and teaches that we must be born a new press again born of the spirit regenerated. Listen to these verses from the New Testament we go John chapter 1 verse 12 but as many as received him, that is Jesus to them.

He became the Rye gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in his name, who will look at this were born you civilly were already born. I know that this is a second work who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh that already had happened to them nor of the will of man, that it Artie happened, but of God.

They were born of God. Second birth spiritual birth born again. First Peter 123 he's talking about believers and he says having been born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible to the word of God which lives and abides forever.

Believers were born again by the word of God and look at Ephesians 2 want it says and you, who were dead in trespasses and sins. That's how we come in the world.

My friends dead in our trespasses and our sins in our spirit. Verse four God who is rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in trespasses look at this, he made us alive together with Christ by grace you have been saved. Look here this is the second birth. Remember Jesus did not come into the world to make bad men good and he did not come into the world to make good men better.

Jesus came into the world to me. Did men and women alive. The Bible says Ephesians 21, that when we are born were born in Anna and Adam's race and our spirit is dead, first printed of first Thessalonians. Rather, five says that we have a body soul and spirit, where tripartite being as human beings and and in that when we were born physically.

Our body comes alive and our soul comes along. Animals have souls to they have emotions they have feelings they have thoughts of so we but different from animals. We created in the image of God as human beings we have a spirit. Animals don't and it's the spiritual part of us that is able to connect with God on a spiritual level. This is what was alive in Adam and Eve before they disobeyed God and when they disobeyed God. God says to them in the day you eat of that tree you shall surely die.

But they didn't.

God physically.

The moment they of the tree and they didn't die in their soul.

The moment that eight of that tree. No, they died spiritually in the moment that eight of that tree immediately. There spirit died and there that spirits connection with the living God. I was interrupted and God and that's why Adam ran away from God. He was afraid of God. He never been afraid of God before and hid in the garden something had changed inside of Adam and what had changed is that his spirit was now dead and unresponsive to Almighty God. This is how we come into the world with.

We are live physically where live in our soul but would dead spiritually.

This is what the Bible says and Jesus when he comes into our life. Let's look at the person again. Ephesians chapter 2 verse four it says God even when we were dead in trespasses may cause alive together with Christ. He gives are likely spirit life again. He vilifies it he brings it to life again.

And this is what Colossians chapter 2 says look and you, being dead in your trespasses and the circumcision of your flesh.

This is us before we came to Christ, he has made alive together with him with Christ having four given you all trespasses, and this is why Titus chapter 3 verse four says, but when the kindness and the love of God our Savior towards man appeared look, not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us how, through the washing of read generation and renewing of the Holy Spirit, whom he poured out on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Savior.

He regenerated he gave life again to our spirit and all of a sudden we come alive spiritually.

All of a sudden we are reconnected with God we have a new relationship with God that we didn't have before. We now are able to communicate with God, and we now are the children of God by adoption in Christ, and we now were not afraid of God anymore, and we see God everywhere we go when we read the Bible and the Bible comes stop to life.

Why, because were spiritually alive for the first time in our life will regenerated we been made to be born again and to be born anew. I remember when I was a student in Chapel Hill and and and I first came to Christ in the spring of 1971 I was like on. It was unbelievable. Suddenly, as I felt God everywhere. I saw God everywhere when I pray I knew God was in my life, my heart was on fire. It was burning with the presence of God. I read the Bible.

I can understand the Bible. It was on. It was like somebody flipped on the light switch spiritually and I remember telling Bob Eckardt, the man brought me to Christ that this had happened to me and that God had suddenly started transmitting to me and he corrected me properly so, and he said on the line. God hasn't just started suddenly transmitting God is transmitting every day of every month of every year of every century of the remote linear he is been transmitting to the human race. What happened along. Is that your receiver was broken and God suddenly in in in in in reimbursing you. He he fixed receiver and now you're able to receive all that God is transmitting God didn't just start transmitting on. It's just that your receiver just started working folks. That's what happens when were born again God makes our receiver spiritually come alive and suddenly we feeling we see and we know when we sense him and we understand the word of God.

Everything changes for us spiritually because we are now alive we are now live spiritually.

Now this is what being born again is all about.

It's about God taking our sins nailing them to the cross, covering us with the blood of Jesus transferring us from the race of Adam to the race of Christ, allowing Jesus to substitute his death for hours for sin and then suddenly flipping and turning the switch on our dead spirit so that we spiritually are now alive in our relationship to God. This is being born again and you say well which comes first. I mean, does he transfer are raised as he regenerated us does he atone for our sins. The covers with the blood work comes first, and scholars argue about this for pages and pages know he regenerates his first know he warns us again.

First, that's the word know who he he he he covers with the blood. Folks, the Bible doesn't give that in 123. Chronological order on I don't know if it is in chronological order. I maybe it happens all at once. I don't have any idea what order is and what difference does it make as long as God does it all cares what order is but by the time he is done saving us.

It's all been accomplished. We are moved into China. Jesus is right, our sins are atoned for by the Lord Jesus Christ on the cross. We are covered with the blood of Jesus for evermore from God's holy judgment on sin. We are born again and alive spiritually with Christ.

It's all hours in the Lord Jesus, that beautiful again. Paul said all the wisdom and the riches of the under a curse on surpassing understanding of God, who could make such a plan like this except for God himself. Now that's what it means to be born again and that's what it means for us to be. Say, is to come to life and I hope you really appreciated this look at the plan of salvation and in all of its intricacies and all of its facets. It's beautiful to know all these things went into God's thinking when he saved us. Now that brings us to our most pressing question and that question is that, you know, so I want us to scream it together. I readily gone to Teresa yes ma'am yes sir, you and as Jackie Gleason used to say house we live. Yes sir yes ma'am.

So we settle on this is this is great this is great on Monday morning with the suspect well makes a lot friends and I want to tell you how close one of the things that happens when we are born again and we come alive spiritually is that the Bible says the Holy Spirit comes to indwell and live inside of the Bible calls the Holy Spirit, not just the Holy Spirit. The third person of the God but also calls him the spirit of holiness the Bible trying to impress upon us that the Holy Spirit, this is not just the name. This is a description of of of him. He is holy, just like God the father is holy, just like God the son is holy.

This is the spirit of holiness, who comes to dwell in us and I love it.

Robert Murray McShane said in here.

Here's what he said. Robert Murray McShane said I hope you feel writing to a fellow Christian, a real desire after personal holiness for this is the truest mark of being born again. Now why would he say that this is the truest mark of being born again. He said it. My friends, because when the spirit of holiness comes to live inside of us the spirit of holiness brings to us a an internal and instinctive desire to be holy. On a personal level alive. God is holy. Now this is what Peter said. First Peter 115 but as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your condo for it is written, be holy, for I am holy. Peter says that when we come to Christ. There should be inside of us a a a driver of piston that is always driving us towards holiness in our mind holiness in our thoughts, holiness and our behavior, holiness, and where our eyes go holiness in where what our mouth says holiness in the way we react with other people. Holiness in filing our taxes. Holiness in everything in our life. Why, because we are indwelt with the spirit of holiness, and he provides this internal motivation that doesn't come from our spirit.

It doesn't come from our sinful nature. There is nothing in our sinful nation nature wants to be old. Nothing but the spirit of holiness when he indwells us, gives us this impetus in our hearts what the Bible says. First Thessalonians 47 from God did not call us to uncleanness as believers, but to holiness and second Corinthians 71. Therefore my writing to Christians having these promises beloved lead us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God. The Bible says that if you know Christ if I know Christ. If we are truly born again and regenerated, and if the Holy Spirit truly indwells us. And this is what Romans chapter 8 says, for if you don't have the spirit of God.

You do not belong to him.

This is the true mark of a person that's really say really born again really has eternal life, and really going to heaven, the Holy Spirit lives inside and how can you evaluate whether the Holy Spirit lives inside of you. It's very simple.

He will bring to your life and my life a passion a zeal, a desire to drive to to be holy like the Lord is holy to to hate the sin that we do and to want to live above our sinful nature now can we do that perfectly know. Can we do that, almost perfectly.

I can't write. I don't think you can. I miss the mark every day and that's why every night. I can set our sins to confess and that's why all during the day. I have since the confess of why because all during the day are missing that Mark of personal holiness.

But there is a drive inside of me as you inside of me. There is passion inside of me on impetus inside immediate feels bad when I when I let the Lord down the field and when when I do something unholy and sinful and depraved into, and that that regrets it, and that wants to make it right with God and the wishes I could do better in my personal holiness. That's inside of me and that's a sure mark that the holy spirit himself is living in you because your flesh will never ever have that desire to live holy and you never had that desire to pursue personal holiness before you came to Jesus no way. I remember when I first came to Christ.

The very first week after I prayed my salvation prayer. I was in Chapel Hill Tar Heels and I got down on my bed. Many of you know my testimony and asked the Lord Jesus, to give you my life for a month and if you can prove to me that you really who you say you are. You can have my life for good. What a great salvation prayer but I'm glad first Samuel 16 seven God looks on the outward appearance, the little man looks on the outward appearance, God looks on the heart and I'm sure he said Solomon is one of your salvation. Prayer is ever in my life because I said to him, if you can prove to me your will.

You say you are reserve the right to cancel this deal, given my life to you in a month to cancel.

So God said, well, not a great salvation prayer, but the man's heart was right not honored.

You know that next week. My whole world changed and you say well what did you stop smoking though. Did you stop, drop, and acid note, did you stop drinking, no did you stop cursing.

Note is not gambling no stop sleeping with your girlfriend no. So I did you say your whole life changed tell you why and I said this before, not to sing for this message that next week the first week after I prayed that salvation all of a sudden my conscience came alive with a vengeance with a fury and things that I could do the week before sinful things wrong things, unclean things, profane things, depraved things that I could do the week before and not even give it a lot now the next week. My conscience was beaten me up. I felt so bad about doing these things and I knew this wasn't common for me. I knew this was coming from some other force inside me. I never felt this before. I never had this, conscience before I was completely profane as a person I had I taken a hot iron to my conscience is still for positive and all of a sudden I could in a way I couldn't get away with doing the simple things like I could get get away with the week before and that's how I knew that something supernatural. It happened in my life and that something different had taken place in muscle suddenly I had a desire for holiness and up and I had a work grant for unholiness that I've never had a my life and I told that to Bob Eckardt and he said to me well, that's a great sign that proves that the spirit of holiness has taken up residence in your life, friends, almost 50 years later I still gotta in my closer to living a holy life and in every part of my life. I wish I could say I was am not and maybe a little better. I'm trying but my heart is broken when I don't do it and I have to confess it to God and I wake up every day send Mortimer try to do better today with the seal to try to be holy today know if you have that and it just comes from inside of you and friends.

That is probably the single greatest marker that the spirit of holiness, lives in you and that you are truly born and if you don't have. If you can sin and do us impure things and thinking of impure things in active impure way and unholy behavior and and it really doesn't bother you all that much. I don't care how much you come to church on care with you soon. Acquirement and will you teach Sunday school, and I don't click here if you read your Bible in the morning, friends or something. I am not sure you got the real disease now Robert Murray McShane's quote again.

I hope you feel real desire after personal holiness for this is that true?

Of being born again. This is why Paul said in second Corinthians 13 five examine yourself as to whether you are in the faith test yourself. Thought of following my death and someone asked me how can you be sure that your born-again. I would say to them because I can't get away with doing the sin that I used to be able to get away with doing the spirit of holiness, lives in disciplines. He takes me to the woodshed when I do unholy things.

I hope you can say that I hope that's really true. Only you know what's really going on in your Paul says it's a good thing to test ourselves and make sure that we are really in the faith, I leave you with one of my favorite quotes from John Newton, the man who wrote amazing Grace before he came to Christ.

This man was a slave trader.

He would go to Africa and kidnap people have to's cargo would dial the way over to the Americas. He was drunk he was a profane arched individual and then he came to Christ, and of course wrote amazing Grace.

But here's what he said.

Towards the end of his life he became a preacher as well as a writer. He said when I get to heaven, he said I'm going to be surprised by three things. Number one he said I'm going to be surprised by the people who were there that I never thought I would be is the number two I want to be surprised by the people who are here, but I was sure going to be here and he said, number three, I'm going to be surprised by the fact that I'm here at all.

Praise Lord. Now I can relate to that I would be surprised by the fact on there at all the God's mercy and grace say the and while I'm, that's, you know, but that the part of that quote that scares me a little bit for you for all of us is something to be surprised by the people I was sure going to be here, but they're not. You know they came to church every weekday served on the usher committee.

They were deacons in the church.

They were always saying hello praise Lord, whatever, but they're not here folks want to make sure you will be there. I want to show up in heaven and look around and you're not there and I'm like oh man, I was sure they were going to be here. Today I'm calling you like also to examine yourself. Make sure that you are in the faith test yourself. Do you have that spirit of holiness. Do you have that in morning in red in intrinsic drive for personal holiness that you know doesn't come from you that when you are off the rails off the reservation in your behavior that is that this internal compass beats you up because you are doing profane and ungodly things and drives you back to God.

Do you have test yourself and if not fall on your knees and say Lord Jesus Lord Jesus, I want spirit of holiness in my life. I want to be born. Looks for the Lord Jesus, I thank you that the spirit of holiness. The Holy Spirit has distinct and clear markers by which we can test ourselves and see indeed whether he lives in us. I think he was Robert Murray McShane's said the most significant of those is this internal drive for personal holiness that is intrinsic in our being is not something that we make up with that we generate comes from him, Lord Jesus, help us to test ourselves mature in the faith and hope is to strive to be holy everyday as you thank you Lord Jesus for making us alive with Christ, and thank you that heaven is the place where everybody who spiritually alive comes to spend eternity with Jesus. We love you for the plan of salvation. You made for us, for your mercy and your grace and thanks these last weeks we can take. We can take that, real hard look at it that we've done so that in all of its facets. We can appreciate it more.

Love you more for creating it for us and we pray this in Jesus name. And everybody said a man okay next week going on in the Gospels and the will look for your for our Trent started Gospels accomplish

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