Faith in God, Love for People

"Paul" Tagged Sermons

5. Without Excuse

Good News for All People 5. Without Excuse Romans 1:18-32 Introduction Verses 16-17 transition us from the introduction to the body of the letter. Paul explained his eagerness to preach the gospel in terms of the gospel revealing God’s righteousness and God’s power unto salvation. He reiterated two themes that run throughout the letter. He…

4. Unashamed

Good News for All People 4. Unashamed Romans 1:16-17 Introduction Verses 8-15 are the thanksgiving section of the letter introduction. Paul was truly thankful for the Christians in Rome, both Jews and Gentiles. He had long wanted to visit them and preach in Rome, but as the slave of Jesus Christ he didn’t simply make…

2. Grace Received

The Letter to the Romans Good News for All People 2. Grace Received Romans 1:1-7 Introduction Verses 1-7 are the salutation for the letter in a standard epistolary form. The salutation identifies the author and the recipients, with a greeting of blessing. Paul introduces the unifying theme of the letter here, which is the gospel.…

86. The Conclusion of Acts

Acts 28:17-31 17  And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called the chief of the Jews together: and when they were come together, he said unto them, Men and brethren, though I have committed nothing against the people, or customs of our fathers, yet was I delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into the…

85. The Road to Rome

Acts 28:1-16 1  And when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. 2  And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold. 3  And when Paul had gathered a bundle…

84. The Ship is Lost

Acts 27:27-44 27  But when the fourteenth night was come, as we were driven up and down in Adria, about midnight the shipmen deemed that they drew near to some country; 28  And sounded, and found it twenty fathoms: and when they had gone a little further, they sounded again, and found it fifteen fathoms.…

83. The Storm at Sea

Acts 27:13-26 13  And when the south wind blew softly, supposing that they had obtained their purpose, loosing thence, they sailed close by Crete. 14  But not long after there arose against it a tempestuous wind, called Euroclydon. 15  And when the ship was caught, and could not bear up into the wind, we let…

82. Paul Sets Sail

Acts 27:1-12 1  And when it was determined that we should sail into Italy, they delivered Paul and certain other prisoners unto one named Julius, a centurion of Augustus’ band. 2  And entering into a ship of Adramyttium, we launched, meaning to sail by the coasts of Asia; one Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica, being…