• A Sovereign Birth by

    Contemporary culture prizes independence and autonomy. The spirit of the day is one of self-determination and personal fulfillment, in which all people—at least in theory—are free to go where they please, do what they want, be who they …

  • A Necessary Birth by

    In this lecture, Dr. Steve Lawson will begin to expound what the Bible says about spiritual birth. As we begin this study, Scripture confronts us with the reality that being born again is the necessary gateway to the kingdom of …

  • A Supernatural Birth by

    In current times, we may associate the term “supernatural” with many different things. In pop culture, the word “supernatural” might evoke thoughts of fairy tales, mythology, science fiction movies, or other stories where the realities that govern our daily existence …

  • A Necessary Birth by

    In this lecture, Dr. Steve Lawson will begin to expound what the Bible says about spiritual birth. As we begin this study, Scripture confronts us with the reality that being born again is the necessary gateway to the kingdom of …

  • A Scriptural Birth by

    Words carry power. When an idea is articulately expressed in words, it possesses the ability both to persuade and to call people to action. In fact, the well-known expression “the pen is mightier than the sword” is a tribute to …

  • An Instantaneous Birth by

    One of the most mysterious aspects of the new birth is the instantaneous way in which the Holy Spirit brings it about. For some people, new birth has been an instant transformation; individuals who have long been hostile or indifferent …

  • A Supernatural Birth by

    In current times, we may associate the term “supernatural” with many different things. In pop culture, the word “supernatural” might evoke thoughts of fairy tales, mythology, science fiction movies, or other stories where the realities that govern our daily existence …

  • A Scriptural Birth by

    Words carry power. When an idea is articulately expressed in words, it possesses the ability both to persuade and to call people to action. In fact, the well-known expression “the pen is mightier than the sword” is a tribute to …

  • An Instantaneous Birth by

    One of the most mysterious aspects of the new birth is the instantaneous way in which the Holy Spirit brings it about. For some people, new birth has been an instant transformation; individuals who have long been hostile or indifferent …

  • Regeneration is the Beginning by

    Perhaps you were born and raised in a Christian church. As far as you can remember you were always a Christian. But not so. There was a definite time when you crossed over from darkness to light, from death to …

  • Regeneration is the Beginning by

    Perhaps you were born and raised in a Christian church. As far as you can remember you were always a Christian. But not so. There was a definite time when you crossed over from darkness to light, from death to …

  • Regeneration is Immediate by

    As creatures and part of the created order, we are accustomed to process. How does that idea affect our thoughts about regeneration? Is the act of being born again something that takes place over a fixed period of time or …

  • What Does it Mean to Be Born Again? by

    The second birth is a spiritual rebirth that is generated by God alone and causes us to place our faith in Jesus Christ. Though the term ‘born again’ is commonly used in Christian circles, it is often misunderstood. What is …

  • God’s Sovereignty in Regeneration by

    You’ve heard the evangelists proclaim that we must be born again to be saved. Indeed, that is what Jesus Himself teaches—we must be born again. But what can you do to make sure that happens? What is our …

  • God’s Sovereignty in Regeneration by

    You’ve heard the evangelists proclaim that we must be born again to be saved. Indeed, that is what Jesus Himself teaches—we must be born again. But what can you do to make sure that happens? What is our …