Good News

20. January 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 1:2-5 Theme: The good news of what God has done for us should cause us to bring glory to His name among the nations. Key verses: “…Paul…sent out to preach his Good News” (v. 1). “The Good News is about his Son…” (v. 3a). “Through Christ, God has given us the privilege and ...

This Letter

17. January 2020 Romans 0
Text: Romans 1:1 Theme: Paul knew who he was and what he was supposed to do. Key phrases: “This letter is from Paul, a slave of Christ Jesus, chosen by God to be an apostle and sent out to preach his Good News” (v. 1). What God said to me: Take careful time to walk ...

Rebels Unite!

12. November 2011 Romans 0
Text: Romans 10:20-21 Theme: Israel was and is a rebellious nation. But then again, so are we. Key verses: “…’I was found by people who did not seek Me’…and as to the fate of Israel: ‘All along I opened my hands to a rebellious people, who constantly work against Me.\'” What God said to me: ...

Spirit vs. Flesh: Which Is Better?

20. October 2011 Romans 0
Text: Romans 8:5-8 Theme: Paul makes a strong case for the Spirit over the flesh to rule us. Key verses: “If you live your life animated by the flesh…then your mind is focused on the matters of the flesh. But if you live your life animated by the Spirit…then your focus is on the work ...

Bringing the Law and Me to Our Knees

19. October 2011 Romans 0
Text: Romans 8:1-4 Theme: My fleshly nature weakened God’s law; now I must surrender my flesh. Key verses: “Therefore, now no condemnation awaits those who are living in Jesus, the Liberating King…because when you live in Him a new law takes effect” (v.1-2). “…human flesh took its toll on God’s law. In and of itself, ...