Part 27 of the Gospel of God: Studies in Paul’s Letter to the Romans – After concluding his exposition of the gospel and its implications, Paul returns to his immediate concerns in writing this letter to the Christians in Rome. Here we gain insight into the ministry of a missionary, as Paul looks back, looks forward, and looks up–
Part 24 of the Gospel of God: Paul’s Letter to the Romans – “Jesus is Lord” was the first Christian creed, but Paul contends that that rule is exercised over us through certain mediating institutions. Among these is the civil government. In our passage this morning Paul urges a response to the civil government that is commensurate with its authority and with its ministry.