Archive for August 2013

THE REIGN OF DEATH VERSUS THE REIGN OF LIFE – ROMANS 5:12-21

This section of Scripture is both analogous and antithetical in comparing Adam to Christ. The only analogous part is how one man’s act affected many. The rest is a contrast

THE LOVE OF GOD – CAUSELESS, MEASURELESS, CEASELESS – ROMANS 5:1-11

“Could we with ink the ocean fill, And were the skies of parchment made, Were every stalk on earth a quill, And every man a scribe by trade, To write

GOD TRANSMUTES SUFFERING INTO GLORY THROUGH HIS GRACE – Romans 5:2-5

“And let us rejoice and exult in our hope of experiencing and enjoying the glory of God. 3 Moreover [let us also be full of joy now!] let us exult

GALATIANS 4:21-5:1 – GRACE TO THE BARREN

    Dear Friends,        “Tell me, you who want to live under the law, do you know what the law actually says? The Scriptures say that Abraham had two

JUSTIFICATION (SALVATION) BRINGS PEACE WITH GOD, AND ACCESS TO HIS PRESENCE -ROMANS 5:1-2

V. 1 – “Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.” (Romans 5:1) The “Therefore” refers back to Romans 1:18