Key Idea: If we want to live lives of mercy, we must not live our lives as orphans. Our adoption means we don’t have to hoard. Our adoption means we don’t have to live in fear. Our adoption means we don’t have to worry about tomorrow.
The mission of our youth ministry is to support parents in maturing the youth to be lifelong disciples of Jesus and equipping them for a life of obedience and worship to him. A church family with youth transformed by the Gospel (vv. 1-2) A church family with parents humbled by the Gospel (v. 3) A […]
The Origin of the Good News The Destination of the Good News The Representation of the Good News
Key Idea: A firm understanding of righteousness based on faith should impassion us to evangelize those whose righteousness is based on the law.
Key Idea: The doctrine of election also reveals to us the richness of God’s salvation in surprising ways. Surprise #1: Salvation is Broadened to the Nations (vv. 24-26) Surprise #2: Salvation is Bestowed Still to the Remnant (vv.27-29) Surprise #3: Salvation is Built on a Stone (vv.30-33)
Key Idea: The doctrine of election is intended to teach us about God’s character and deity so we may worship Him. God’s character displayed (vv.14-18) God’s categorical distinction (vv.19-23)
Key Idea: God’s choice to save demonstrates His sovereign grace towards sinners. God’s choice to save should fuel our burden for the lost (vv.1-5) God’s choice to save demonstrates His faithfulness (vv.6-9) God’s choice to save is unconditional (vv.10-13)