Sermons on Romans

Sermons on Romans

Kingdom

Our vision is to make disciples who make disciples and together advance the Kingdom to our neighbors and the nations. The Kingdom is any place where God rules or reigns. Genesis 12:1-3 The LORD said to Abram: Go out from your land, your relatives, and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. 2  I will make you into a great nation,I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. l 3 …

Atonement

Covenant was God’s promise. Atonement was God’s action Atonement is the central message of the Bible Atonement is necessary because of sin Atonement is accomplished through the substitutionary death of Jesus. (He took our place) Atonement means to cover or to cleanse 4 symbolisms from Day of Atonement First goat – represents Jesus being the one sacrificed for the sins of all Second goat – represents our being given life and forgiveness of sins. Bull – represents that no one is exempt from the need of forgiveness Burning of sacrifice – represents God’s power to utterly destroy sin

New Life – Renewal Ranch Sunday

What should we say then? Should we continue in sin so that grace may multiply? Absolutely not! How can we who died to sin still live in it? Or are you unaware that all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death? Therefore we were buried with Him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too may walk in…

True Freedom

The Reality: God’s grace doesn’t PERMIT us to sin – it calls us to RIGHTEOUSNESS. The Problem: We have all SINNED and are therefore SLAVES to sin. – Slaves MUST obey their masters. The Answer: Jesus Christ alone can LIBERATE us from sin. – Following Jesus is being ENSLAVED to righteousness. – Obedience from the HEART is the mark of a true slave to righteousness. The Decision: Accept your WAGE or accept the GIFT? – There is no gift without…

The Life God is Calling Us To

All of us have a world view, a particular way of looking at life and living life. I. God Calls Us to a Life of Consecration (12:1) Consecration is an act of setting apart, or dedicating, something or someone for God’s use. How do we consecrate ourselves, by making and keeping our commitments. 1. A Spiritual Commitment “By the mercies of God” 2. A Volitional Commitment “I beseech you” 3.  A Total Commitment “Present your bodies, a living sacrifice.” 4.…