Month: October 2017

The Message in Romans (52)

By Dan Lazich / October 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

The responsibility of the believers continued.  “Who are you to judge someone else’s servant? To his own master he stands and falls. And he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand.” Romans 14:4, NIV. Tthe unity concerning the essential, the foundation does not require the unanimity among the members of the…

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The Message in Romans (51

By Dan Lazich / October 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

The believer’s responsibility.  “Accept him whose faith is weak, without passing judgment on disputable matters.” Romans 14:1, NIV. Paul continues the theme from chapters 12 and 13 to convince the believers in Rome that Jesus’ command, “Love one another as I have loved you” must be the supreme principle regulating the personal relationships among the…

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The Message in Romans (50)

By Dan Lazich / October 14, 2017 / 0 Comments

Christians and the governing authorities. “Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established.” Romans 13:1, NIV. Paul, in chapter 12 of the Romans, addresses the mutual duties and responsibilities the members of the body of Christ, the Church, have. The members of the body…

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The Message in Romans (49)

By Dan Lazich / October 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

The self-denial. A yielded believer responds to God’s mercy, the grace, by his willful and deliberate intelligent decision and choice. Such a response manifests itself in a new way of thinking, a new attitude, and a new understanding that embraces the new approach. Such a response to God’s mercy is not merely a change in…

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