Feb 23, 2020
Originally Presented: May 4th, 2008
Scripture Reading: Romans 11:11-15
Romans 11 is meant to display the divine and sovereign plan God has planned for the people of Israel. To the question as to whether or not God has rejected Israel, after their having rejected Christ, Paul responds with a resounding, "No. Of course...
Feb 16, 2020
Originally presented: April 27th, 2008
Scripture Reading: Romans 11:7-10
This passage is another reminder to us that God's ways are both sovereign and often surprising. In this paragraph Paul continues his discussion of the spiritual status of the Jewish people and their future position as God's chosen nation.
Feb 9, 2020
Romans: The Integrity of God and the Wonder of Grace
Originally Presented: April 13th, 2008
Scripture Reading: Romans 11:1-6
In Romans 11 Paul answers the question concerning the future of the people of Israel. Because of Israel's rejection of Jesus Christ and the spiritual deadness of their hearts, most Jews were not...
Feb 2, 2020
Originally Presented: April 6th, 2008
Scripture Reading: Romans 10:15-21
The question that prompts Paul to write Romans 9-11 is the question of the people of Israel. Paul begins his discussion by asking, in effect, "Why aren't all Jews saved?" To that question he poses two answers, one in chapter 9, from the standpoint...
Jan 26, 2020
Originally Presented: March 30th, 2008
Scripture Reading: Romans 10:11-15
In discussing the status and future of the Jewish people in light of their rejection of Christ, Paul highlights the wonder that God has included Gentiles in His plan of redemption. Sandwiched in between two 'whoever' quotations (Rom 10:11,13), we...