08 October 2017

SSS4 : Epistle to the Romans : Lesson 26

SSS4 : Epistle to the Romans : Lesson 26
Text: Romans 3-5

Rev Dr Charles Tan
Epistle to the Romans

Message Notes


1. The grace of God
“Much more the grace of God and the gift by the grace of the One Man” (Romans 5:15)

a) The operative system
b) The underlying structure
c) Grace- something totally undeserved!
d) Grace of God
e) Grace of the Lord Jesus Christ

2. Application of Grace

a) Justified freely by His grace (Romans 3:24)
b) Therefore it is of faith that it might be of grace (Romans 4:16)
i) Justified by faith (Romans 5:1)
ii) Access into this grace in which we stand (Romans 5:2)
c) The gift of righteousness (Romans 5:17)
(Imputed righteousness)

3. The Abundance of Grace

a) Abundance of grace (Romans 5:17)
b) Where sin abounded, grace abounded much more (Romans 5:20)
c) Grace must reign in our life (Romans 5:21)
i) Through righteousness
ii) To eternal life
iii) Through the Lord Jesus Christ

4. Grace to be appreciated against the backdrop of sin

a) Sin’s offence (Romans 5:15)
b) The wrath of God… judgment… condemnation (Romans 5:16)
c) Death as a consequence of sin (Romans 5:17)