Intro to the Book of Romans

February 4, 2018 Speaker: Keith Ferguson Series: Romans

Scripture: Romans 1:1–1:7

Sermon Outline

Why do a long study through one book of the Bible?

Why the book of Romans?

 Overview of the Book of Romans

 

Who wrote this book?
Paul (1:1):

  • Slave of Jesus: confession of _________________
  • Called as an apostle: confession of _________________

Who was he writing to?
To all the saints in Rome (1:7)

  • Collection of many __________________________
  • Facing difficult __________________________

 

What is the core message of this book?
The Gospel (1:2-6)

  • The Gospel ___________________ in God. (1:1)
  • The Gospel is ___________________ in all of Scripture. (1:2)
  • The Gospel is _________________ about Jesus Christ.
  • The Gospel is for ________________________. (1:5)
  • The Gospel calls for ____________________________. (1:5)
  • The Gospel glorifies the __________________ of Jesus. (1:5)

 

How is this study relevant for today?

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