Who are You?

May 12, 2019 Speaker: Paul Sanders Series: Romans

Topic: Romans Passage: Romans 1:1–1:7

Author: The Apostle Paul

Audience: Church in Rome

Date: 55-57 A.D.

 

Romans 1:1-7

 

Who are you?

 

Who was Paul?

 

-        A Slave and Apostle of Christ Jesus.

 

Jesus: Fully Man & Fully God

 

The gospel OF God was the message to be proclaimed (vs. 2).

 

That Gospel of God was promised beforehand in the Scriptures.

 

The New is in the Old concealed, The Old is by the New revealed.” William Hendriksen

 

Paul’s call as apostle was grounded on grace alone (vs. 5).

 

The Gospel of God bring about obedience of faith (vs. 5).

 

Paul was called to proclaim the Gospel of God to the Gentiles (vs. 5), and to all who were called to belong to Jesus (vs. 6).

 

God’s people are loved by God, saints of God, with grace and peace from God (vs. 7).

  

Who are you?

 

You are loved by God.

 

You are a saint of God.

 

You are a slave of God.

 

“Jesus is our supreme Lord and possessor. We belong to Him, and His authority over us is absolute, extending to the heart and conscience as well as to the outward conduct; and to Him every knee shall bow and every tongue confess that He is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.” Charles Hodge

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