The Law of Sin

The Law of Sin Rom.7:23-25   Paul is speaking of a law that brings him into captivity, this law works through his members (flesh). This is the Law of Sin. In the previous verses he explains that he can’t do the things he would and does do the things he...

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Sound Doctrine and the Law 1 Tim. 1: 3-11

Sound Doctrine and The Law 1 Tim. 1: 3-11 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In 1 Tim 1:3-11, Paul instructs Timothy on properly teaching sound doctrine and the law.  Paul tells Timothy to “charge some that they teach no other doctrine.”  To charge is to command authoritatively.  It’s like a military command. ...

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Our Schoolmaster Gal. 3:21-27

Our Schoolmaster Gal. 3:21-27 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The law is our schoolmaster to bring us to Christ.  There are people who believe that by keeping the commandments they can please God and wind up in heaven.  But the problem is that no one can be justified by the law because...

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The Covenant with Moses Ex. 19-20

The Covenant with Moses Ex.19-20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO To rightly divide the word of truth [2 Tim 2:15] we are studying the covenants of the Bible.  Today, we are studying the covenant with Moses.  God instituted the covenant with Moses on Mt. Sinai when the Jews were in the wilderness...

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Fulfilling the Law, Rom 13:8-14

Fulfilling the Law Rom.13:8-13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Love is fulfilling the law [Rom 13:10].  The laws here are the ones regulated by the higher powers in Rom 13:1-8.  In Matt 22:36-39 Jesus dealt with the two greatest commandments – love God and love your neighbor [Deut 6:4-5; Lev 19:18].  These...

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Seed Sown II Cor. 9:6-10

Seed Sown II Cor. 9:6-10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO According to 2 Cor 9:10 it is God’s desire to multiply your seed sown and increase the fruits of your righteousness.  In Matt 13:23 seed falls into good ground which also beareth fruit, and bringeth forth an hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty. ...

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Vision Prov. 29:18

Vision Prov. 29:18 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Often the word vision in the Bible is a reference to something perceived in a dream or something supernaturally revealed to a prophet.  According to Prov 29:18, the law is “vision” for us and those who keep the law are happy.  We find the...

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Righteousness by Faith in Jesus, Rom 10:1-13

Righteousness by Faith in Jesus Rom. 10:1-13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The trouble with Israel is that they don’t believe in Jesus.  Yet Paul’s heart’s desire and prayer to God is that they might be saved.  In Rom 10:1-13 Paul deals with the subject of righteousness by faith in Jesus to...

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Delivered From the Law, Rom 7:1-13

Delivered from the Law Rom. 7:6 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In Rom 7:6 Paul says, Now we are delivered from the law.  For a law abiding Jew, being delivered from the law would be unthinkable.  As we saw in our study of Galatians, Jews were trying to put Gentile Christians back...

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Imputed Righteousness, Rom 4:1-15

Imputed Righteousness Rom. 4:1-15 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO “Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness,” [Rom 4:3].  That is imputed righteousness; righteousness was imputed or accredited to Abraham by faith because he believed God’s promise that his seed would be as the stars of heaven for multitude...

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