2 reason there is now no condemnation for those in Christ: I. Jesus Has Set Us Free II. Jesus Did What We Could Not
Salvation is worth the wait (v.9) because... I. God Promises A Feast (v.6) II. God Promises An Eternal Home (v.7) III. God Promises Relief From Suffering (v.8)
Three battles in the soul of the Christian: Law vs. Sin Desire vs. Ability Law vs. Law So then, who will set me free?
Truth statement: If we are joined to Christ, we are no longer bound by the law. An Illustration: Marriage (v.1-3) The Example: Christians (v.4-6)
Freedom in slavery is captured in a contrast: We Were Once Slaves to Sin But now… We Are Slaves to God
God’s reason and our response to being alive in Christ.
Grace does not provide a freedom to sin because we are… I. Buried with Christ II. Raised with Christ III. Freed by Christ
This great reversal of our redemption is captured in this contrast: Adam’s Sin Christ’s Work
God’s proves his love for us in 2 ways: Jesus died for us God saves us
Our justification by faith brings… Peace with God Joy in Suffering