Presentation on theme: "Romans 16: 17-27 Amen! Amen - so be it / truly Romans 10:17 “...faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Christ.”"— Presentation transcript:
Amen - so be it / truly Romans 10:17 “...faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Christ.” We’ve learned of: Problem Solution Struggle Reward
Sin Salvation Sanctification Israel Godly Living
"[Romans]...most important piece in the New Testament. It is purest Gospel. It is well worth a Christian's while not only to memorize it word for word but also to occupy himself with it daily, as though it were the daily bread of the soul" - Martin Luther
vs. 17-19: keep your eyes on Jesus 2 Tim. 4:3 “For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear.” Matthew 7:13-14: “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.”
vs. 20 - There is real peace in knowing that Satan will be crushed under your feet because of Jesus - Gen. 3:15 GRACE - All about Jesus!
vs. 21-24 - Paul is actively sharing the Gospel & the work of the Gospel with others 2 Timothy 2:1-2 “You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others.” Do you encourage / Are you a Timothy?
Doxology vs. 25 - 26 “gospel” Strengthens believers Preaches Christ Reveals the Mystery to the Gentiles Demands obedience of faith Universal
vs. 27 The wisdom of providing The Way through Jesus. John 14:6 - “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” Amen!