As a pastor, it is my privilege to break the bread of the Word for my people on a weekly basis, to help them to see the truth and grasp the hope that God offers afresh to each generation. The book of Romans contain 16 chapters. We will take it a bite at a time. There is a lot to digest and it must be done deliberately and intentionally.
Paul has a single goal: to demonstrate to the reader that all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.” You know I don't think too many actually think they are sinners these days.
How we need the “bad news” in our day! It could be well stated that no one appreciates good news until they have heard the bad news.