Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Armor of the Lord

While reading today through the Old Testament portion of our morning devotions (below), two things (among many) stood out to me: First, this is the passage from which Paul borrows his thinking on putting on the whole armor of God. … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies in Romans (1:24-32)

Romans 1:24-32 Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves, because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies in Romans (1:18-23)

Romans 1:18-23 For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth. For what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies in Romans (1:16-17)

 Romans 1:16, 17 For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. For in it the righteousness of God … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies In Romans (1:8-15)

Romans 1:8-15 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is proclaimed in all the world. For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies in Romans (1:1-7)

Romans 1:1-7 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures, concerning his Son, who was descended from David according … Continue reading

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A Living Sacrifice: Studies in Romans (Introduction)

Introduction The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Romans is considered by many to be Paul’s finest work. It is doubtless the most closely reasoned presentation of Paul’s theology. Indeed, even when Romans is considered apart from its spiritual … Continue reading

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