they’ve been transformed:
Peter said we’re born again (1 Peter 1:23). He was transformed in Acts, as a Preacher, Missionary and healer.
Mary, no longer a virgin, became mother of eight (Mark 6:3), plus surrogate mother to John (John 19:26-27).
“Behold I make all things new,” Revelation 21:5 (NKJV).
Are you reborn?:
Jesus in John 3:3, “Jesus answered and said to him, “Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.”
John 3:5-8, “Jesus answered, “Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God.
“That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
“Do not marvel that I said to you, “You must be born again.”
“The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear the sound of it, but cannot tell where it comes from and where it goes. So is everyone who is born of the Spirit.”