10 February 2019

SSS : Epistle to the Romans : Lesson 94

SSS : Epistle to the Romans : Lesson 94
Text: Romans 15:7-13

Speaker:
Rev Dr Charles Tan
Series:
Epistle to the Romans

Message Notes

RECEIVING ONE ANOTHER (Romans 15:7)

1. As Christ also received us

2. To the glory of God

CHRIST JESUS AS A SERVANT (Romans 15:8)

1. He became a servant to the circumcision

2. For the truth of God

3. To confirm the promises made to the fathers

CHRIST JESUS AND GENTILES (Romans 15:9)

1. Mercy showed to the Gentiles

2. That the converted Gentiles might glorify God too

3. Ministry of Christ to the Gentiles prophesied in the written Scriptures

4. Four texts were cited to support this view that Gentiles were in God’s Divine Plan

a) Romans 15:9// Psalm 18:49
I will confess to You among the Gentiles// give thanks
b) Romans 15:10// Deuteronomy 32:43
Rejoice, O Gentiles, with His people// Same words
c) Romans 15:11// Psalm 117:1 (Psalm 117 is the shortest Psalm)
Praise the LORD all you Gentiles// Same words
d) Romans 15:12// Isaiah 11:1
He who shall rise to rein over the Gentiles// There shall come forth a Rod

PRAYER OF PAUL
(Romans 15:13)

1. May the God of hope fill you with all joy

2. And peace in believing

3. That you may abound in hope

4. By the power of the Holy Spirit