- Christ Made Disciples, Not Knowledge Receptors
- Teamwork in the Church?
- Why is a Common Vision of Church Important?
- What is Church Again?
- Why Does God Allow Suffering?
- Is Jesus Really The Only Way To God?
- How Can I Be Sure Jesus Rose From The Grave?
- You Don’t Have To Be A Christian To Be A Social Reformer – But It Helps!
- How Lucky Do You Feel?
- The Scientific View is to Believe in a Creatior God
Monthly Archives: April 2011
Introduction Paul has introduced the great theme of this letter to the church in Rome earlier in chapter 1: “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone … Continue reading
Introduction Paul in Romans 1:18 – 32 deals with the Gentiles first, those who do not have “a Godly background”. They do not have the light of the scriptures or the ceremonies that the Jews had; they were separated from … Continue reading
Introduction Paul is now turning to the third group of people that he will show are guilty before God – the outwardly religious. In Romans 1:18 – 32 Paul deals with the Gentiles who indulge in the “larger” sins. God … Continue reading
Introduction Paul starts with the Gentiles, those who are not Jews, those who have not had access to God’s word directly as revealed through the prophets. What he says about the Gentiles is: “For the wrath of God is revealed … Continue reading
Introduction Paul has reached a low point in Romans 3 in verse 20. All of mankind is under the wrath of God. Man can do nothing to deliver himself from God’s wrath. The law demands that we love God with … Continue reading
Introduction The book of Romans is Paul’s working out of what the gospel is. He’s shown that all of humanity is guilty before God (Romans 1:18 – 3:20). Those who have had direct access to God’s word, the scriptures, have … Continue reading
Introduction The Apostle Paul has shown that all people are guilty before God (Romans 1:18 – 3:20), and that they only means open to mankind is through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ (Romans 3:21 – 31). Then he has … Continue reading
Introduction In Romans chapters 1 – 3 the apostle Paul has shown that all of mankind is guilty before God and that only faith in the Lord Jesus Chris can save us. After this in Romans chapter 4 -5 he … Continue reading
Introduction All of mankind are guilty before God, having not lived out the light of His ways that they have received. Every human being knows something of God’s law, either through the conscience or the Bible, and yet we have … Continue reading
Introduction In Paul’s systematic presentation of the Gospel recorded for us in the book of Romans, Paul shows from this own experience the power of the law in the unbeliever. Initially he revealed that all of humanity are guilty before … Continue reading