A New You
A New You: Part 2 - No Longer Slaves
We want to do what's right. Yet so often, we end up doing what’s wrong. We want to quit; we don’t. We know we should leave; we stay. It seems unavoidable. If we can't even live by our own standards, how are we supposed to live by God's? In part two, we’ll explore what the Apostle Paul wrote about God's grace and Jesus' power over sin in our lives.
If you’re in Christ, sin is not your master.
Here is some Scripture everybody can relate to: “I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate, I do. …For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it out” Romans 7:15, 18 (NIV). Can I get an “Amen”? Perhaps a “Been there, done that ”? So what do you do when you just can’t seem to be who you know you ought to be?
Fortunately, the gentleman who described the problem provided the answer. In this 4-part series, we’ll walk through some of the most complex, life-changing verses in the New Testament.