Sunday Morning SoundBytes – 10/28/2018

Sunday’s message in The Greatest Chapter in the Bible series was called Children of God and Heirs with Christ, taken from Romans 8:12-17. Here is a brief outline of the message:

I. You have a new obligation (12-14)
   A. You have no obligation to the sinful nature (12)
      – Romans 6:20-21
   B. You are called to put sinful deeds to death by the Spirit (13)
      – Colossians 3:5
   C. You are called to follow the Spirit (14)
      – Galatians 5:16

II. You have a new family (15-16)
   A. You did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear (15a)
      – Hebrews 2:14-15; 1 John 4:18
   B. You received the Spirit of sonship and call on God as your Father (15b)
      – Matthew 6:9; Mark 14:36
   C. God’s Spirit testifies with your spirit that you are God’s child (16)
      – Galatians 4:6

III. You have a new future (17)
   A. You are an heir of God and co-heir with Christ (17a)
      – Galatians 4:7; Ephesians 1:13-14; Hebrews 1:2
   B. You share in Christ’s sufferings that you may also share in his glory (17b)
      – Matthew 5:11-12; 1 Peter 1:6-7

Note: Click on the Sermons tab at the top of the blog for this and other messages.

Leave a Reply