ARE YOU TRULY BORN AGAIN?

THE NEW SONG   Revelation 14-3-4     Start going to GOD!    Jesus gave us the Holy Spirit,   YOU CAN HEAR GOD.

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: (John 10:27)

Every truly "born again" person is baptized with the Holy Spirit when Jesus forgives them!
They will hear God as they walk. When they sin, the Holy Spirit will show them and Jesus will forgive you. 
Discerning spirits is the ability given by the Holy Spirit to understand the source of a spiritual manifestation and determine whether it is of God (Acts 10:30-35), or of the devil (Acts 16:16-18). It is not mind reading, psychic phenomena, or the ability to criticize and find fault.  Discerning of spirits is done by the power of the Holy Spirit;  He bears witness with our spirit when something is or is not of God. The gift of discerning of spirits is the supernatural power to detect the realm of the spirits and their activities. It is the power of spiritual insight - the supernatural revelation of plans and purposes of the enemy and his forces. 
It is a gift which protects and guards your Christian life.    And the lives of those you love.

If you are truly saved, the Holy Spirit will give you words that God wants you hear. Obeying these words is the "works" that you must do to please God and further His Kingdom. The words from Him are your commandments to obey.  Failure, and the Holy Spirit will haunt you.
Failure requires you to visit Jesus again. You will not turn back. You are a "New Person" and will be forgiven and go on. You will never deny what God has done!   Hearing God's voice through the Holy Spirit is the same as the ten commandments given to the Jews. Again, if truly
"born again" your desire is to please God in all ways, "rules your life". Failing and being forgiven is simply learning. This is where your growth will come, for the rest of your "born again" life.   Proverbs 2: 1-7   My son, when you receive My words, and hide My commandments within you;    So that you will incline your ear to wisdom, and apply your heart to understanding; Yes, if you cry after knowledge, and lift up your voice for understanding;   If you seek My words as silver, and search for My words as for hidden treasures;  Then will you understand the fear
of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God.  For the LORD gives wisdom: out of His mouth comes knowledge and understanding. 
He lays up sound wisdom for the righteous: He is strength to them that walk uprightly.

Faith is the result of the new birth, not the cause of it.  Faith will not save you!
The vital signs of the new birth are faith in Jesus Christ, love for others, and obedience to God's commandments.

Ezekiel 36:26  I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will remove your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.
Mark 10:14  When Jesus saw this, He was angry and said, "Let the little children come to Me!   For the kingdom of God belongs to these.
John 3:5  Jesus answered, "Truly, I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of  the spirit.
2 Corinthians 5:17  Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away. Behold, the new has come!
James 1:17  Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, with whom there is no change.
1 Peter 1:23  For you have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God.
1 John 2:29  If you know that He is righteous, you know that those who practice righteousness are born of Him.
1 John 3:9  Anyone born of God refuses to sin, because God's seed is in him; he cannot go on sinning, because he is been born again of God.
1 John 5:4  Everyone born of God overcomes the world. The victory that has overcome the world: is our faith.

You can dress up a corpse in the finest of clothes, but it is still a corpse. What it needs is life. Spiritually, before we are born again, we are all dead in our trespasses and sins (Eph. 2:1). All of the finest religious clothes in the world will not help that corpse. What we need is new life that only God can impart. We cannot attain to this new life by our own efforts. It is not a matter of trying harder, of cleaning up your life with New Year's resolutions, of going to church more often, or anything you can do.

Christians continue. They desire to serve the Lord. This passage reveals the danger that there might be false professors among the saved. Paul's desire was that they were all saved, "every one." The proof of that genuine salvation is, "the same diligence to the full assurance of hope unto the end." Christians will continue by faith.  Jesus is not stupid, He is not fooled by a false confession.

Once saved the Holy Spirit is your constant companion. When you sin he is your constant reminder. Before you were saved satan was your constant companion. Once truly saved, you will find the "church" lacks the truth you seek

Millions  have been told by someone that they are all right, that they are going to heaven, when they've never truly come to know the Lord. They have never been born again. Their life never changed. They never repented. They have not ceased to do evil and learned to do well. They never believed the Gospel. They never received the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ personally. They simply said, "Okay, yes, all right, I'll agree, I'll do, you lead, I'll follow." They followed some man or organization and never came to know the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Easy to convince others how good we are.
Do not fool yourself!
Only God is good!   HE is the judge!

You are lost if you can not see the truth in this page!

Becoming perfect, He is the author of eternal salvation to all that obey Him (Hebrews 5:9)
And do you call me, Lord, Lord, and
do not the things which I say? (Luke 6:46)
You are my friends, if you do whatever I command you. (John 15:14)

Jeremiah 29:13 You will seek Me and find Me, when you seek Me with all your heart.

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