Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

-1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 ESV


Romans 4 | 12-11-2017

Abraham Justified by Faith vs 1-2 “Believe God” (vs 3) Workers get wages as “their due” (vs 4) Question – Does this make “works” a bad thing? Why do you think there is confusion about this topic? Romans 3:31 – Do we then overthrow the law by this faith? By no means! On the contrary, …


God’s Righteous Upheld vs 1-8 Jews and circumcision – Entrusted with the oracles of God Oracles – Greek logion (log-ee-on) – an utterance of God. Unfaithful few (hypocritical believers), nullify the faithfulness of God (vs 3)? No! Let God be true and every one a liar (vs 4) Psalms 51:4 – Against you, you only, …

Romans 2 | 11-27-2017

God’s Righteous Judgement vs 1-11 Judge in greek – Krino krino kree’-no properly, to distinguish, i.e. decide (mentally or judicially); by implication, to try, condemn, punish:–avenge, conclude, condemn, damn, decree, determine, esteem, judge, go to (sue at the) law, ordain, call in question, sentence to, think. “Therefore” from vs 1 Recap from Romans 1 – …