Category Archives: Romans

January 18 – God’s Will – God’s will and freedom

Read Romans 14:1-23 In these twenty-three verses, there is much more at stake than a first-century conflict between vegetarians and carnivores.  No, this has everything to do with the proper use of or restriction of freedom. But let’s understand their context … Continue reading

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January 6 – Crucible of Crisis – The “why” and “what” behind suffering

Read: Romans 8:28; Job 1:6-8 The WHYs in life are tricky, and this is never truer than when it comes to WHY God allows a trial. Maybe it’s to move someone geographically – “Their house burned down because God wants them to move to … Continue reading

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December 19 – GIVE JOY – Jesus paid the debt

Read Romans 6: 23 “For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Has anyone ever owed you money and they have not paid you back?  Have you ever … Continue reading

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December 15 – GIVE JOY – Be reconciled

Read Romans 5:6-11 “…But we boast in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received reconciliation.” It is easy to be nice to people who are nice to us. If a person helps us, we don’t … Continue reading

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December 6 – GIVE JOY – Jesus made a friendship with God possible!

Read Romans 5:8-11 “But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” It’s that time of the year where sneezy co-workers, non-stop runny noses, and coughs are spreading fast! No … Continue reading

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November 30 – Life Verses – Romans 8:28

Read Romans 8:28 Little did I know when I was a young boy that memorizing scripture would end up saving my life. I mean, I memorized it to get stuff! But then the day came…I was 12 years old and … Continue reading

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November 29 – Life Verses – Romans 6:11

Read Romans 6:1-23 Do you ever look back on your life with gratitude that God didn’t give up on you? Over the last 15 years of my life, there were many different times where God maybe should have given up … Continue reading

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