Holy Things: Living By The Law

Jun. 17, 2018 by

We’re continuing our series called Holy Things and began last week to talk about living a holy life, starting with how to live by the Spirit. In our passage, the Apostle Paul was explicit that the way to live by

Holy Things: Living By The Spirit

Jun. 10, 2018 by

But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are opposed to each other, to

Two Very Different Boasts

Jul. 31, 2016 by

See with what large letters I am writing to you with my own hand. It is those who want to make a good showing in the flesh who would force you to be circumcised, and only in order that they

Do Not Become Weary in Doing Good

Jul. 24, 2016 by

Let the one who is taught the word share all good things with the one who teaches. Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap. For the one who sows to

Carry Another’s Burden

Jul. 17, 2016 by

Let us not become conceited, provoking one another, envying one another. Brothers, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.

Walking by the Spirit not by Flesh

Jul. 12, 2016 by

But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are

Free To Love

Jun. 26, 2016 by

For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. Look: I, Paul, say to you that if you accept circumcision, Christ will be of no advantage to you. I

The Good Son and the Righteous Mother

Jun. 19, 2016 by

Tell me, you who desire to be under the law, do you not listen to the law? For it is written that Abraham had two sons, one by a slave woman and one by a free woman. But the son

The Feely Side Of Faith

Jun. 12, 2016 by

Formerly, when you did not know God, you were enslaved to those that by nature are not gods. But now that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how can you turn back again

Adopted As Son

Jun. 5, 2016 by

I mean that the heir, as long as he is a child, is no different from a slave, though he is the owner of everything, but he is under guardians and managers until the date set by his father. In

Wearing the Right Clothes

May. 30, 2016 by

…for in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God, through faith. For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is

Jesus Fulfills the Law

May. 22, 2016 by

To give a human example, brothers: even with a man-made covenant, no one annuls it or adds to it once it has been ratified. Now the promises were made to Abraham and to his offspring. It does not say, “And