Romans 8:31-39, Psalm 44 Title Verse: Romans 8:38-39 BIG IDEA: God’s love in Christ frees us to live confidently in Christ without fear or guilt.
Romans 8:18-30, Isaiah 40:12-31 Key Verse – Romans 8:28 Big Idea: God’s purpose for us in Christ can’t be thwarted or destroyed, he will reveal Christ and his salvation in us.
Romans 8:18-27; Genesis 3: 14-24 Title Verse: Romans 8:18 Big Idea: Life in the creation is marked by futility + suffering but this is outweighed by the future redemption of us and all creation.
Romans 8:1-17; Isaiah 44:1-11 Title Verse: Romans 8:13 Big Idea: We are to live by the Spirit and put to death the works of the sinful nature and live in the full realisation of who we are in Christ.
Romans 7:21-8:4; Psalm 103 Title Verse: Romans 8:1 BIG IDEA: God’s solution to sin’s power is found in the work of Christ and the giving of the Spirit – no more condemned, no more slavery.
Romans 7:7-25; Exodus 20:1-17 Title Verse: Romans 7:15 Big Idea: Sin uses law against us, seizing out will and desires to live for it and the rescue from sin’s power is found in Jesus Christ.
Romans 6:15-7:6; Psalm 112 Title Verse: Romans 6:23 Big Idea: No longer is sin our master but we now belong to a new “master”, a new “husband”, Jesus Christ who leads into a new life bearing fruit for God.
Romans 6:1-14; Psalm 97 Title Verse: Romans 6:11 Big Idea: We have a new identity in Christ and his death resurrection which leads to a new way of thinking and so a new way of living.
Genesis 3:1-19; Romans 5:12-21 Title Verse: Romans 5:19 Big Idea: Adam as the federal head of humanity by his sin brought sin, death and condemnation to all people BUT Jesus is the federal head of a new humanity by his act of grace and righteousness bring justification + life to all who believe.
Romans 5:1-11; Psalm 46 Key Verse – Romans 5: 1-2a Justification leads to peace + joy in what God has done, despite circumstances, and it gives hope in what is yet to come.