Slavery

30. June 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 6:12-23 Theme: We are all slaves one way or the other; the choice is ours. Key verses: “Do not let sin control the way you live; do not give in to sinful desires. Do not let any part of your body become an instrument of evil to serve sin. Instead, give yourselves completely ...

Sinning

22. June 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 6:1-11 Theme: Sin’s power was broken so we no longer have to sin. Key verses: “Well then, should we keep on sinning so that God can show us more and more of his wonderful grace? Of course not! Since we have died to sin, how can we continue to live in it?” (v. ...

Helpless

04. June 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 5:12-21 Theme: We are unable to help ourselves, but God’s grace abounds to us. Key verses: “But there is a difference between Adam’s sin and God’s gracious gift. For the sin of this one man, Adam, brought death to many. But even greater is God’s wonderful grace and his gift of forgiveness to ...

Because

29. May 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 5:1-5 Theme: We should rejoice in the good and the bad because… Key verses: “…we have peace with God because of what Jesus…has done for us. Because of our faith…we confidently and joyfully look forward to sharing God’s glory. We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know ...

Privilege

Text: Romans 5:1-2 Theme: We have peace, place and privilege we don’t deserve. Key verses: “Therefore, since we have been made right in God’s sight of faith, we have peace with God because of what Jesus Christ our Lord has done for us. Because of our faith, Christ has brought us into this place of ...

Promise

12. May 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 4:16-25 Theme: We can and should trust God’s promises. Key verses: “So the promise is received by faith. It is given as a free gift. And we are all certain to receive it…if we have faith like Abraham’s….That is what the Scriptures mean when God told him, ‘I have made you the father ...

Before

08. May 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 4:9-15 Theme: Inward faith before outward ritual–that is what God accepts. Key verses: “…we have been saying that Abraham was counted as righteous by God because of his faith. But how did this happen? Was he counted as righteous only after he was circumcised, or was it before…? Clearly, God accepted Abraham before ...

Cleared

29. April 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 4:1-8 Theme: God erases our sin because of our faith. Key verses: “For the Scriptures tell us, ‘Abraham believed God, and God counted him as righteous because of his faith’ (v. 3). “But people are counted as righteous, not because of their work, but because of their faith in God who forgives sinners. ...

Way

23. April 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 3:21-31 Theme: God gave us a way to him. Key verses: “But now God has shown us a way to be made right with him without keeping the requirements of the law…We are made right with God by placing our faith in Jesus Christ…For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s ...

Useless

20. April 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 3:9-20 Theme: Sin renders us–all of us–useless. Key verses: “…all people, whether Jews or Gentiles, are under the power of sin. As the Scriptures say, ‘No one is righteous–not even one. No one is truly wise; no one is seeking God. All have turned away; all have become useless. No one does good ...