Today, we start a new series, All In. It’s a series about understanding our faith, drawn verse by verse from the 8th chapter of Romans. Cliff starts us off with a deep exploration of the first 4 verses of this chapter; you might recognize them: There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus…
For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. Today, a message from Alison on how our mindset impacts our faith … and our life.
Today, we continue our series, All In. It’s a series about understanding our faith, drawn verse by verse from the 8th chapter of Romans. Cliff takes us through the deeper meaning of adoption into God’s family.
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us… Today, Scott draws the short straw and continues our series in Romans 8 with a look at verses 18-21 and the essential role of suffering in the life of the Christian.
And not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly… Bryan teaches from the next section of Romans 8: hope, firstfruits, groaning, intercession… and above all, the wonderful truth that we are not alone.
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose… Today, Cliff teaches from his life verse and reveals God’s plan to turn our pain and problems into praise.
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? Can God really work all things for our good? Cliff unpacks the beautiful truth of that simple phrase: God is for us.
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword? … Neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord. Cliff concludes our All In series on Romans 8 with this wonderful truth: God’s love overcomes all obstacles.