Our Identity In Christ

Lesson # 2 (Review) 1 Cor. 15:21-22; Gal. 3:26 1.  Last week we started a six week study familiarizing ourselves with the concept of what it means to be “in Christ,” our identification, and after we are “in Christ” what it means to “put on Christ.” Gal, 3:26; “ye are all the children of GodContinue reading “Our Identity In Christ”

Walking Worthy Among Weaker Believers In The Faith

                                                               Romans Chapter 14                                                                   “Him that is weak in the faith receive ye, but not to doubtful disputations (disputes, questions, opinions, belief’s).” For one believeth that he may eat all things: another, who is weak, eateth herbs. Let not him that eateth despise him that eateth not; and let not him whichContinue reading “Walking Worthy Among Weaker Believers In The Faith”

“Our Identity In Christ”

Review: Galatians 3:26-28: lesson # 1                                                              Today we begin a short series based on “the doctrine of positional truth, in Christ.” What is positional truth? Positional truth is our position, or our identity, that we received the moment we trusted in Christ as our personal Savior.          LetContinue reading ““Our Identity In Christ””

Romans Survey Review

                                                                                                         THE FOUNDATIONAL EPISTLE FOR THE EDIFICATION OF THE BODY OF CHRIST We have successfully completed 22 lessons of the Romans Survey. We have studied the four cornerstones for the edification of the Church, Body of Christ. FIRST CORNERSTONE: Establishment in the doctrine of our Justification by grace through faith:          The moment weContinue reading “Romans Survey Review”

The Divine Institution of Human Government

Romans Chapter 13 (KJV)        “Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God” (Col. 13:1).      It is simply amazing that so many believers are not aware of the truth of verse 1 above. They do not knowContinue reading “The Divine Institution of Human Government”

Functional Life vs Functional Death

Romans 8:5-13 FUNCTIONAL LIFE VS FUNCTIONAL DEATH First let us define the word “function.” The Collegiate Dictionary defines function as:     1. To have a certain purpose, to serve, operate, perform = “function” Our “sanctification” (set apart, made holy), is our identity with Christ, who God has made us to be In Christ.  Paul wantsContinue reading “Functional Life vs Functional Death”

Wrath Consciousness # 7

                                                     The Edification of Romans                                                     “Wrath Consciousness” #7                                                         Romans 1:15-17; 18-32 Romans 1:15-5: 21   The  First Cornerstone: Establishing the believer in the doctrine of our justification by grace through faith:  The goal of the first Cornerstone is the complete knowledge of our perfect judicial standing before God having trusted Christ our Savior, and totalContinue reading “Wrath Consciousness # 7”

Edification of Romans # 3

                                            Romans 1:11-12                                            INTRO: As we stated in our previous lessons the doctrine and goal of Romans is to establish the believer and to teach you who God has made you to be In Christ Jesus. Romans is God’s divine pattern, “the form of sound words” (2 Tim. 1:13). Romans is designed for theContinue reading “Edification of Romans # 3”

Edification of Romans # 2

Romans 1:11-12; Ephesians 2:19-20 Lesson # 2   INTRO: When studying Ephesians (doctrine), Philippians (reproof), & Colossians (correction), Paul is writing to Saints who have already had the foundation of Romans through Galatians laid. The Saints have already been established! They are now ready to be fed super structure doctrine or “meat,” unlike the Corinthians.Continue reading “Edification of Romans # 2”