Recently Popular Pages x. Recently Popular Media x. The Bible says many things happen to a person when they are born again. These include the following: 1. Before this time we were not God's children because sin had separated us from Him. We will not have to be punished for our sins because Christ took our sins upon Himself at Calvary's cross.
Indwelt By The Holy Spirit Upon believing, we receive the Spirit of God in our lives: Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own?
God Himself, through the Holy Spirit, takes up residence inside of us. Saint Those who trust Christ become saints: To the church of God which is at Corinth, to those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all who in every place call on the name of Christ Jesus our Lord, both theirs and ours 1 Corinthians The word saint is a translation of a Greek word meaning holy one. All believers in Jesus are saints even though they may not always act in a saintly manner. The Apostle Paul wrote to the church at Rome: That you may receive her in the Lord in a manner worthy of the saints Romans There is no justification for singling out special individuals for sainthood.
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All believers are saints. We have been accepted by God's Son, Jesus Christ. To the praise of the glory of His grace, by which He has made us accepted in the Beloved One Ephesians Christ's acceptance of us in unconditional, He loves us in spite of ourselves. While the world may place conditions on their acceptance of us, God does no such thing.
For by one spirit we were all baptized into one body-whether Jews of Greeks, whether slaves or free-and have all been made to drink into one Spirit 1 Corinthians Therefore we belong to a universal group of believers who have trusted Christ as Savior. Heir Of All Things Believers are entitled to everything that God has given Jesus: And if children, then heirs-heirs of God and joint heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him, that we may also be glorified together Romans They know who they are, why they are alive, and what will happen to them when they die.
Yet I am not ashamed, because I know whom I have believed, and am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him for that day 2 Timothy And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose Romans Although all things that happen to us are not good, the Bible says that eventually they will work together for the good. Complete In Christ The believer now stands before God complete-we lack nothing. Paul wrote: and you have been given fullness in Christ, who is the head over every power and authority Colossians The Bible says God has given us all we need pertaining to life and godliness.
His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and goodness 2 Peter Summary These are some of the many good things the Scripture says happens to us when we place our faith in Christ. Donate Contact. Blue Letter Bible is a c 3 nonprofit organization. Cite this page MLA format. APA format. Chicago format. SBL format. Share this page using one of these tools: Or email this page to a friend: You must be logged in to send email. Used by permission.
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The more we get to intimately know God, the closer we become to Him. Above all rewards though, is the knowledge that we will enter the Kingdom of God and have eternal life with Him. If you decided to become a born again Christian today, welcome to God's family. Now, as a way to grow closer to Him, the Bible tells us to follow up on our commitment. Get baptized as commanded by Christ. Tell someone else about your new faith in Christ. Spend time with God each day.
It does not have to be a long period of time.
Just develop the daily habit of praying to Him and reading His Word. Ask God to increase your faith and your understanding of the Bible. Seek fellowship with other Christians. Develop a group of Christian friends to answer your questions and support you. Find a local church where you can worship God. Did you become born again Christian today? Please connect with us for helpful resources Click here if you have questions.