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Discussion Questions for Romans 5:1-11

During our annual mission emphasis on Sunday we looked at Romans 5:1-11 where Paul highlights the benefits that come along with justification by faith in the work of Christ. He also demonstrates our response to those amazing benefits by pointing to the confidence and...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 3:21-31

On Sunday, Eric gave us a tour of “the most important paragraph in the Bible.” He called this paragraph by that name because this is the seminal paragraph in the Bible regarding how God freely justifies sinners. He clarified that in justification, God is not calling...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 3:1-20

On Sunday, Eric looked at the first twenty verses of Romans 3, and addressed original sin. We’ve all inherited the sin of Adam and experience total depravity. This does not mean that we are as bad as we could be (i.e. utter depravity), but that all of us are affected...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 2

On Sunday, we moved into the second chapter of Romans where Paul makes it explicit that God shows no partiality, but judges all sin in every human. Because of this, Eric pointed out that no matter how morally clean you think you are, no one is safe from the wrath of...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 1:21-25

You might find it helpful to begin your discussion with an ice-breaker question. On Sunday morning we looked Romans 1:21-25 as the first excursus in our Romans series. In this first excursus we looked at the topic of idolatry. Idolatry, as Tim Keller pointed out, is...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 1:18-32

You may want to begin your discussion with an ice-breaker. On Sunday, Eric examined Romans 1:18-32, and observed that God’s righteousness is good news because God’s wrath is horrifying news. In these verses, Paul unpacks the word “saved,” and answers the question, “In...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 1:16-17

You may want to begin your discussion with an ice-breaker. On Sunday we looked at what John Calvin called the "hinge" of the book of Romans. In Romans 1:16-17 Paul summarizes his message to the Romans and points us toward the many other topics he will cover in his...

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Discussion Questions for Romans 1:1-15

On Sunday, Eric dived into Romans 1:1-15 and detailed nine descriptors of the gospel. He pointed out that the gospel is God’s good news (1:1), God’s promise fulfilled (1:2), precisely predicted (1:2), wholly biblical (1:2), about a person (1:3), verified (1:4),...

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Pastoral Training in Uganda Update

For four years, from August 2014 - 2018, Redeemer Church partnered with Leadership Resources International to bring training to a group of pastors in Western Uganda.  Below is the report from Doug Dunton of LRI: UGANDAN UPDATE: ONE SMALL STEP, ONE GIANT LEAP In 2010,...

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