Sermon Notes 2018 04 29 AM

April 29, 2018 AM
Dr. Michael Catt - 1838
#4 in series

KINGDOM LIVING
The Need for Perseverance and Encouragement
Romans 15:1-13

If we are going to be living witnesses, some things need to be evident:

1) Admit our __

2) Work at __

I. THE MARKS OF THE GODLY (vv. 1-6)

Paul began section on making our bodies a living sacrifice. He builds on this, reminding us that character can’t be transformed without a renewed mind, saturated with Scripture.

What is Paul praying for?

1)

2)

II. THE MARKS OF MUTUAL ACCEPTANCE (vv. 7-13)

A beautiful progression in the promises Paul quotes in verses 9-12:

• The Jews glorify God among the Gentiles (v. 9; Psalm 18:49)

• The Gentiles rejoice with the Jews (v. 10; Deuteronomy 32:43)

• All the Jews and Gentiles together praise God (v. 11; Psalm 117:1)

• Christ shall reign over the Jews and Gentiles (v. 12; Isaiah 11:10)