Month: June 2017

The Message in Romans (29)

By Dan Lazich / June 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

“Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires.” Romans 6:12, NIV. We have a new spirit (new life), the spirit of Jesus Christ, but we still have the old body that was subjected to decay by our old spirit, in the first Adam, in the garden…

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The Message in Romans (26)

By Dan Lazich / June 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

In summary, Paul Has established that because of sin by the first Adam, the entire humankind became sinful by nature and therefore, it lost the image of God. Consequently, humanity as the whole became utterly helpless to do anything concerning its sinful nature. The entire humankind should have died forever in the first Adam the…

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The Message in Romans (22)

By Dan Lazich / June 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Did we sin IN Adam, or do we sin LIKE Adam? The last blog concluded with the quote of the Romans 5:11 where Paul states that we rejoice in God through Jesus Christ because of  “through whom we have received reconciliation.” Paul stated this in the past tense indicating a completed action in the past.…

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The Message in Romans (21)

By Dan Lazich / June 3, 2017 / 0 Comments

The fruit of justification.  We have seen that we have eternal peace with God if we remain under the umbrella of justification by the faithfulness of Jesus. In chapter five of the Romans, Paul continues to stress that what we have and what we are in Jesus Christ is the work of God on behalf…

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