Romans 14: The Powerful Loved the Weak

… why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat them with contempt? For we will all stand before God’s judgment seat. No Judgment, No Contempt for the Weak Human associatio...

Romans 13: The Day Is Near

12 The night is nearly over; the day is almost here. So let us put aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light. Submission to Secular Authorities God has introduced the institution of hu...

Romans 12: Not the Way of the World

2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. A Living Sacrifice When we offer ourselves to live for the Lord, we begin a process of inner transformat...

Romans 11: Engrafted

A Remnant Remains Israel has not been completely rejected.  Paul himself is a Jew and yet he is a believer.  For its first decade the early church was a Hebrew church.  There were thousands upon th...

Romans 10: Zeal Not Based On Knowledge

Israel’s Rejection … they are zealous for God, but their zeal is not based on knowledge. 3 Since they did not know the righteousness of God and sought to establish their own, they did not ...

Romans 9: Remnant Called My Loved

27 … “Though the number of the Israelites be like the sand by the sea, only the remnant will be saved.  28 For the Lord will carry out his sentence on earth with speed and finality.”...

Romans 8: Abba, Father

14 For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God. 15 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought abou...

Romans 7: Law and Sin

21 So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me. 22 For in my inner being I delight in God’s law; 23 but I see another law at work in me, waging war agains...

Romans 6: Be free

5 For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrection like his. Law – expression of the holiness of God.  It is through Christ t...

Romans 5: Gift is not like the trespass

15 But the gift is not like the trespass. … 16 The judgment followed one sin and brought condemnation, but the gift followed many trespasses and brought justification. The Joyful Certainty of ...