Bible Study Notes on Romans 8 – 20160320

Romans 8:1  "...who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit" With Jesus, we live by different rules.  Our soul has been saved and our spirit renewed.  We aren't enslaved by our sin and can live as Christ desires.  Any sin has been taken care of so we can continue to grow to be …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 6 & 7 – 20160319

Romans 6:10  "...in that he died, he died unto sin once: but in that he liveth, he liveth unto God" 14  "...sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace" Although we will sin as we still have the sin nature after salvation, we have died to …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 5 – 20160311

Romans 5:10  "...if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled, we shall be saved by his life" Because Christ lives, He can mold us into His image.  We aren't just saved from sin, but transformed into what He intended us to be. 15  …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 4 – 20160309

Romans 4:11  "...he received the sign of circumcision...yet being uncircumcised...he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised" Abraham became the father of many nations.  Not just the ancestor of different groups of people, but the one who showed that faith or belief in Christ is counted as righteousness.  …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 3 – 20160305

Romans 3:5-8   God shows His great mercy and glory by saving us through faith in Him.  By man's convoluted logic, our unrighteousness increases God's glory by allowing Him to show more grace.  In that case, God would be doing wrong to Himself by judging us.  Apparently some were using that weird argument against salvation by …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 2 – 20160304

Romans 2:1-4  "Therefore..." Paul has been talking about those who leave the truth of God for a lie and receive God's judgment for it.  Now he speaks of judging others.  Bit difficult to follow his train of thought sometimes. He describes those who blatantly reject God and shows how they receive judgment.  Now he shows …

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Bible Study Notes on Romans 1 – 20160302

Romans 1:18  "...who hold the truth in unrighteousness" Romans 1:19  "...that which may be known of God...God hath shewed it unto them." Romans 1:20  "...so that they are without excuse" Romans 1:28  "...as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things …

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