Category Archives: Romans

Bridge the Righteousness Gap

We cannot boast about our own actions or good deeds or the balance of the scales when Jesus is involved. Jesus is the perfect sacrifice for our sin. If we boast in the flesh based on our goodness, we take … Continue reading

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Bad News Good News

Do not lose touch with the truth that even though you turned away from God, Jesus offered you grace freely. That truth will propel your faith and your extension of grace to others. Jesus is God’s solution. Jesus is the … Continue reading

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The Gospel: For Me First

When I tell you that God sent Jesus to die for the sins you commit against God, I willingly tell you that I need God’s forgiveness and I need Jesus’ sacrifice for me and my sins. I apply the gospel … Continue reading

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Self-Centric God-Centric

When we choose to reject God and his way, we find meaning and purpose and worship in created things – even things we create. We dance with the devil as our attitude shifts from surrender to self. Today we are … Continue reading

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The Centre

We are called by God into belonging to Jesus. We are set apart for his gospel. We live in a world today in which the clay wants to tell the potter what’s what, and the prevailing worldview contradicts God’s planning … Continue reading

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Hope Overflows

Hope is derailed by the world. Every day. Hope is pulled back by the behaviour of people who fail, like you and me. In the joy of our salvation and the peace of Jesus, though, we can be hopeful, looking … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit Hope

Our hope is in the kingdom of God being fully realized in heaven, which is made possible by Jesus, who lived and died for us and who promised us the Holy Spirit. The Spirit is within us, pouring God’s love … Continue reading

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