Sermon Notes 2018 03 18 AM

March 18, 2018 AM
Dr. Michael Catt - 1831
#1 in series

KINGDOM LIVING
Christian Living in the Real World
Romans 12:1-13

Over the course of these messages, we’re going to take a 35,000-foot view of how we should live as Christians. We will focus on Romans 12-15 and take a look at key truths that deserve our consideration and application in daily living.

Paul’s emphasis on righteousness in Romans:

1) The unrighteousness of fallen man (1:1-3:20)

2) The righteousness given by God as a free gift (3:20-8:39)

3) The righteousness rejected by the Jews (9:1-11)

4) The righteousness lived out by the redeemed (12:15-15:13)

“The law drives us to the gospel to learn how to be saved, and the gospel sends us back to the law to learn how to live.” – Samuel Bolton

I. IT BEGINS WITH FULL SURRENDER

“I urge you”

He’s not asking for a response of __, but a response of __.

• A __ to grace

• A __ way of thinking

• __ bodies living for Him

• It’s spiritual – a __

II. IT IMPACTS RELATIONSHIPS

Romans 12:3-13:17 clearly teaches that we have three arenas in which we are to operate in full surrender:

1) The church

2) The city

3) The nation