ROMANS FOR THE EVERYBODY #3

ROMANS 1:16-17 – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE GOSPEL!

Romans 1:16-17 –   For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written, The just shall live by faith.

  • What in these verses tells you that Paul was passionate about the Gospel?
  • Why should we passionate about the Gospel?

These verses are the theme of the Book of Romans and cannot be passed over lightly. The Apostle Paul spent the rest of the Book of Romans explaining the Gospel and its implications. These verses should speak to the heart of every believer.

ATTITUDE TOWARDS THE GOSPELFor I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ… Luke 9:26, 2 Corinthians 5:18-20, Romans 10:9-17

THE POWER OF THE GOSPEL – for it is the power of God unto salvation… Please note that it takes God’s power to save a soul! John 3:4-8, Ephesians 2:1-7

QUALIFICATION OF THE GOSPEL – to everyone that believeth, Ephesians 2:8-9

UNIVERSALITY OF THE GOSPEL – for everyone who believes, John 3:16-18

PROGRESS OF THE GOSPEL – to the Jew first and also ftp the Greek. Acts 1:8

REVELATION OF THE GOSPEL – For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: Romans 4:5, Romans 5:1, 6-9

INDIVIDUALITY OF THE GOSPEL – For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: God works His salvation one soul at a time.

DECLARATION OF THE GOSPEL – as it is written, “The just shall live by faith.”  Habakkuk 2:4, Galatians 3:11, Hebrews 10:38-39