The Pastor’s Desk

DEAD TO THE LAW BY THE BODY OF CHRIST

Rom 7:4-6  “Wherefore, my brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be married to another, even to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God. For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by … Continue reading DEAD TO THE LAW BY THE BODY OF CHRIST

BECOME SERVANTS TO GOD

Rom 6:19-23  “I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of your flesh: for as ye have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness. For when ye were the servants of sin, ye were free from righteousness. What fruit … Continue reading BECOME SERVANTS TO GOD

GOD BE THANKED

Rom 6:15-18  “What then? shall we sin, because we are not under the law, but under grace? God forbid. Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness? But God be thanked, that ye were the … Continue reading GOD BE THANKED

DEAD INDEED UNTO SIN

Rom 6:11-14  “Likewise reckon ye also yourselves to be dead indeed unto sin, but alive unto God through Jesus Christ our Lord. Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof. Neither yield ye your members as instruments of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield yourselves unto God, as … Continue reading DEAD INDEED UNTO SIN

HE DIED UNTO SIN ONCE

Rom 6:8-10  “Now if we be dead with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him: Knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him. For in that he died, he died unto sin once: but in that he liveth, he liveth unto God.” In the … Continue reading HE DIED UNTO SIN ONCE

IN THE LIKENESS OF HIS DEATH AND RESURRECTION

Rom 6:5-7  “For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection: Knowing this, that our old man is crucified with him, that the body of sin might be destroyed, that henceforth we should not serve sin. For he that is dead is freed … Continue reading IN THE LIKENESS OF HIS DEATH AND RESURRECTION

SHALL WE CONTINUE IN SIN?

Rom 6:1-4  “What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound? God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein? Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death? Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into … Continue reading SHALL WE CONTINUE IN SIN?

GRACE DID MUCH MORE ABOUND

Rom 5:19-21  “For as by one man's disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous. Moreover the law entered, that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound: That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto eternal … Continue reading GRACE DID MUCH MORE ABOUND

BY THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF ONE

Rom 5:16-18  “And not as it was by one that sinned, so is the gift: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offences unto justification. For if by one man's offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of … Continue reading BY THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF ONE