Wisdom’s Voice

Wisdom’s Voice – Proverbs 1:20 – 33 Verses 20 –  The Voice of Wisdom.  Matthew Henry in the commentary has written, “I. By whom God calls to us—by wisdom. It is wisdom that crieth without. The word is plural—wisdoms, for, as there is infinite wisdom in God, so there is the manifold wisdom of God, … More Wisdom’s Voice

Man of Understanding

THE MAN OF UNDERSTANDING Hearing Wisdom From Human Sources – Proverbs 1:8-19 Verse 8 –  The first line of defense against evil for the child is the parents and their wisdom concerning good, right, wrong, godliness, evil, Righteousness and unrighteousness. If the parents are not wise in the things of God, then their children are … More Man of Understanding

God of Our Hope

The God of Hope Romans 15:1-33 The chapter begins with summing up of the previous teaching of considering others in our demeanor, actions, and deportment. We need to act in accordance with what will glorify our Lord, and keep our brother or sister in Christ from falling. Paul even means that we go much further … More God of Our Hope

Treatment of Others

Believer’s Treatment of Others Romans 12:9-21 Jesus told us, “By this shall all men know that you are My disciples, if you have love one to another.” John 13:35. There is no question about it God/Christ has established one Church – His Body. Those who are in His body love one another. It cannot be … More Treatment of Others

The Living Sacrifice

The Committed Living Sacrifice Romans 12:1-2 In chapters 1-3 Paul writes his opening greeting, and from the greeting to verse 20 of chapter three he writes of the sinfulness of mankind, and our condemnation. From chapter 3 and verse 21 to chapter 8 verse 39 he has written of the righteousness of God, and that … More The Living Sacrifice

Taking Away Sin

Take Away Their Sins Romans 11:25-36 In the last study vv. 15-24 we saw a warning from Paul to what could be called the apostate church. The apostate church would be those who deny the truths of the Word of God; who believe they are Israel, claiming for themselves things which are not theirs; who … More Taking Away Sin

Provoked Jealousy

Provoked To Jealousy Romans 11:7-14 Many Israeli people who live in the land, most of them calling themselves Jewish, have no convictions concerning God, or promises of the land. More of those who profess to be orthodox Jews are growing toward that. National Israel is in a state of unbelief. They adhere to the old … More Provoked Jealousy

Apologetics: An Alternative for the Next Generation

Help Me Believe It has been my observation that the next generation of Christians commonly finds themselves between a rock and a hard place. We’ll call the rock Nominal Christianity. We’ll allow the hard place to be Skepticism. Nominal Christianity Nominal means in name only. Nominal Christianity then is an inauthentic faith that is only associated … More Apologetics: An Alternative for the Next Generation

Word of Promise

0516-1707 The Word Of Promise Romans 9:6-13 Remembering that we are looking at a parenthetical statement, which gives a clearer understanding of what Paul is writing about in chapter 8 and assuring the Roman Christians that the promises of God are good, and that He will not break or void any of them; we come … More Word of Promise

A Burden

050207 A Great Heaviness Romans 9:1-5 In chapters 9 – 11 Paul adds a parenthetical statement concerning the Nation of Israel – the chosen Nation of God. Chapter nine shows us God’s past work with Israel, chapter ten, shows us God’s work with Israel during what is called the Church Age – our day included; … More A Burden

Glory

GLORY: Our Destination Romans 8:26-30 So many times as we have our struggles with life and living; facing the sicknesses, diseases we wonder, “Is it worth all this to believe? Is it worth the suffering to continue to trust the Lord? Is it worth the doing without, just to remain honest and/or moral?” There are … More Glory

No Condemnation

NO CONDEMNATION Romans 8:1-9 In this study of Romans we have had Paul take us from the total depravity of sinners, to justification, and then, to sanctification. He took a moment to let us know that the work of sanctification was not easy (chapter 7), and now he tells us how we can be victors … More No Condemnation

The Reckoning

Here is the final study for Romans 4.  The last time I only published for verses 1-4.  It is included in this study as well. Be blessed. The Reckoning Romans 4:1 – 25 OUTLINE – I. AN EXAMPLE OF A UNIQUE SAVING FAITH (vv. 1-4). II. THE BLESSEDNESS OF A CREDITED ACCOUNT (vv. 5-8). III. … More The Reckoning

Unique Saving Faith

This began our study of Romans chapter four.  We covered the first four verses. Unique – Saving Faith The Outline is for Romans 4:1-25 OUTLINE – I. AN EXAMPLE OF A UNIQUE SAVING FAITH (vv. 1-4). II. THE BLESSEDNESS OF A CREDITED ACCOUNT (vv. 5-8). III. THE CREDITED ACCOUNT IS NOT DUE TO WHAT WE … More Unique Saving Faith

The Law Fulfilled

The Fulfilling Of The Law Romans 3:21-31 OUTLINE – I. ALL WHO BELIEVE DECLARED RIGHTEOUS BY FAITH (vv. 21-26). II. THERE IS NO BOASTING WHEN ONE IS JUSTIFIED BY FAITH (vv. 27-28). III. THERE IS ONE GOD WHO JUSTIFIES ALL (vv. 29-30). IV. THE LAW IS HONORED THROUGH FAITH (v. 31) There are a few … More The Law Fulfilled

No Excuses

Every Mouth Stopped Romans 3:9-20 Nature loudly proclaims that there is a Maker of all this creation. The very fact of the order of our universe declares an intelligence must have designed it all. It could not work with such precision otherwise. I write this to say that because of this no one who is … More No Excuses

Nation of Promise

What Of The Jew? Romans 3:1-8 I. THE COMMITTED WORDS OF GOD (vv. 1-2). A. Christianity owes much to the Jew. 1. Abraham – father of nations. 2. Abraham – friend of God (James 2:23). B. The law, which came through the Jew reveals all to be sinners. C. The precepts of God tell us … More Nation of Promise

Judge Not

Romans 2:1-16 In thinking back about chapter one we see that the heathen, pagan, ungodly are condemned by sin. Those who are moralist will say, “Yes! They deserve the judgment they get, and they will get it.” Then we come to chapter two. The first verse says, “Therefore thou are inexcusable, O man, whosoever thou … More Judge Not