ROMAN PRAYERS; Romans Part 75

It is natural for missionary or preacher to bring prayer requests before a congregation.  This section contains the prayer requests of an Apostle to a New Testament Church. Paul, The Apostle to the Gentiles (e) Roman Prayers Romans 15:30-33 Now I beseech you, brethren, for the Lord Jesus Christ’s sake, and for the love ofContinue reading “ROMAN PRAYERS; Romans Part 75”

PAUL’S TRAVEL PLANS; Romans Part 74

Paul, The Apostle to the Gentiles (d) Paul’s Itinerary Romans 15:23-29 In writing to the Roman Church, Paul at this stage outlines his travel plans. As we will have in our possession a schedule or an itinerary when we travel so the apostle had very clear ideas as to where he would go and whatContinue reading “PAUL’S TRAVEL PLANS; Romans Part 74”

THE AUTHORITY OF THE PREACHER; Romans Part 73

  While the Apostles were unique, that their ministry was singular, they had an authority which every preacher and pastor can learn from.  God sets aside His servants and gives them authority to minister and lead His work.  We should pray for men sent by God who will be endowed with the authority of theContinue reading “THE AUTHORITY OF THE PREACHER; Romans Part 73”

THE GLORY OF GOD; Psalm 8

While he 8th Psalm is relatively brief, the words are pithy and deep; composed with the one great aim of magnifying the glory of Jehovah. The reach of the poem is great stretching from the eternal throne, the home of the triune God, to the perfection of the universe with its myriads of stars and galaxies,Continue reading “THE GLORY OF GOD; Psalm 8”

THE APOSTOLIC VISION FOR THE CHURCH; Romans Part 72

What is the Church?  What is our vision, our purpose.  What are the characteristics of a Church?  In these verses Paul gets to the core, to the heart of Holy Spirit Church Fellowship.  Are we contributing to the body of Christ by living these qualities out in our church lives?  Paul, The Apostle to theContinue reading “THE APOSTOLIC VISION FOR THE CHURCH; Romans Part 72”