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  • How Can These Things Be?...(Nicodemus) John 3 Pt 6

    Nicodemus answered and said unto him, How can these things be? Jesus answered and said unto him, Art thou a master of Israel, and knowest not these things? Verily, verily, I say unto thee, We speak that we do know, and testify that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness. If I have told you earthly things, and ye believe not, how shall ye believe, if I tell you of heavenly things?( John 3:9-12)The third chapter of John allows us in on a conversation between Jesus and one of the great Rabbis of Israel, the Pharisee and Sanhedrinist,...
  • Can A Man Be Born When He Is Old?...John 3 pt 3

    Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter the second time into his mother’s womb, and be born? (John 3:4)Jesus told Nicodemus, the Pharisee and ‘teacher of Israel’ that he needed to be born again, in order to see the Kingdom of God. By this time Nicodemus had already been ‘born again’ in every way he knew how. In Jewish thought, as we said earlier, a man is said to be born again; on the day of his Bar Mitzvah, or on the day he is married, or should he be...
  • He Came By Night

    03/05/2005 8:59:53 AM PST · by TheTruthess · 1 replies · 96+ views
    Truth Magazine ^ | December 19, 1996 | J.L. McKinley
    He Came By NightJ.L. McKinleyFor centuries the character of Nicodemus has endured much criticism. He's been referred to as a coward because he chose to come to the Lord at night. I believe this is an unfair assessment of the situation. Nicodemus may have had reasonable motives for his visit with the Lord under such conditions. When we look past the fact that it was night, there is a lot we can learn about ourselves and the world around us by his example. In comparison to the multitudes in the world who will die in their sins, at least Nicodemus...
  • Arizona pastor arrested, accused of molesting boys in 3 states

    12/30/2004 6:06:57 AM PST · by NYer · 18 replies · 1,176+ views
    Tallahassee News ^ | December 29, 2004
    WINTER HAVEN, Fla. - An Arizona church pastor accused of molesting a Florida boy eight years ago has been arrested, authorities said. Robert A. Enersen, 54, pastor of the First Assembly of God church in Douglas, Ariz., faces three counts of lewd assault on a child and is being held in an Arizona jail without bail after his Monday arrest, a Polk County (Fla.) sheriff's report said.The charges also include accusations from boys in Michigan and North Carolina.A representative with the Assemblies of God national headquarters said Tuesday the organization was not aware of Enersen's arrest. He does not have...