Sermons from August 2018

Sermons from August 2018

For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life.

Romans 6:15-23

Who do you belong to? Who do you follow? REVIEW: Paul’s confession in 1 Timothy 1:13-15 Although born into Adam’s family, into sin, we are reborn into Jesus’ family and Jesus says in John 10:27-28 Question asked in 6:1 and answered in 6:2 By no means! (All other versions: God forbid! Certainly not! Absolutely not! Heaven forbid! May it never be! By no means! That’s unthinkable! What a ghastly thought! What a terrible thought!) 6:11-12 …count yourselves dead to sin…
For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace.

Romans 6:1-14

Sanctification: This is no game of “Let’s Pretend” REVIEW: 5:20-21 Sin results in death. Death was the final result of Adam’s family, but now (!) life eternal is the result for those who believe in Jesus Christ and have joined His family. The sins of Adam’s life did not condemn us, but his one sin, his original sin. So it is with Jesus, His one act of going to the cross and dying paid the price for all of our…
Now the law came in to increase the trespass, but where sin increased, grace abounded all the more, so that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 5:12-21

Righteousness: the state of him who is as he ought to be, acceptable to God Justification: the act of God declaring men free from guilt and acceptable to him 4:25 Jesus was raised to life for our justification Benefits of being justified by God because of our faith in Jesus: Eight that are immediate that we experience right away: 5:1 peace with God 5:2 access to God; standing before God; we can rejoice in the hope of the glory of…

Romans 5:1-11

Outline of Biblical Usage – Righteousness: the state of him who is as he ought to be, acceptable to God Outline of Bible Usage – Justification: the act of God declaring men free from guilt and acceptable to him Vines Expository Dictionary of NT Words – Justification: denotes “the act of pronouncing righteous, acquittal;” its precise meaning is determined by the verb dikaioo, “to justify” it is used to signify the determination of a person as just by acquittal from…