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What does this grace thing mean?

Jesus’ words are just as revolutionary today as they were 2,000 years ago.

Jesus said you must be born again. A more literal translation is “born from above.” He also said somewhere else that we have no life in ourselves, meaning of course spiritual life. The Apostle Paul, in Ephesians said, while we were dead in our sins God made us alive in Christ. He went…

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