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Taking Repentance Seriously

Repentance means change, abandonment.  Repentance is necessary because of sin in our hearts–a sin which continues to beset us, to paralyze, to blind us, to harden us, and kill our consciences. Repentance is a divine injunction. But our pride, our … Continue reading

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Why Did Jesus Begin A Baptismal Ministry?

We’re all familiar with John’s baptism, a baptism of repentance, telling people that they should believe in the One coming after him, that is, in Jesus (Acts 19:4). But John the disciple tells us that Jesus “was gaining and baptizing … Continue reading

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