In His Word
"Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path." – Psalm 119:105

Archive for March 2012

2 Samuel

March 31, 2012

The book of 1 Samuel ends with the death of King Saul.  The book of 2 Samuel begins with David being made king in his place.  It goes on to show how the nation of Israel prospered with David as king.  God promised David that His descendents would be on the throne forever (7).  Things […]

Romans 13

March 30, 2012

What information does the chapter contain? – God supports capital punishment.  Speaking of “the governing authorities,” Paul said, “But if you do what is evil, be afraid; for it does not bear the sword for nothing; for it is a minister of God, an avenger who brings wrath on the one who practices evil” (:4).  […]

Romans 12

March 29, 2012

What information does the chapter contain? – Christ’s body has many members that work together (:4-5).  How can we apply the chapter to our lives?       With this chapter Paul began a greater focus on application.  This chapter contains so much needed application that the only way to list it all would be to quote […]

Romans 11

March 28, 2012

What information does the chapter contain? – “Behold then the kindness and severity of God; to those who fell, severity, but to you, God’s kindness, if you continue in His kindness; otherwise you also will be cut off” (:11).  The unfaithful Jews – branches – were “broken off” and removed, while the faithful Gentiles – […]

Romans 10

March 27, 2012

What information does the chapter contain? – “Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes” (:4). – “…if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved” (:9). – “So then faith comes by […]

Romans 9

March 26, 2012

What information does the chapter contain? – “There is no injustice with God” (:14).  Paul puts this statement in the form of a question and answers, “May it never be!”  Just as there was no injustice when God determined that the promise would come through Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, neither was there injustice when He […]

Psalms 19-20

March 24, 2012

How do we know there is a God?  The heavens and their expanse are telling us about Him, if we will only listen (19:1-2).  How can His word be described, and what does it do?  Psalm 19:7-9 give us six answers to each question.  “Moreover, by them Your servant is warned; in keeping them there […]

Romans 8

March 23, 2012

What important accounts are mentioned (information)? – “Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus” (:1).  No condemnation – what better thing to hear for those who are facing death for sin!  “For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law […]

Romans 7

March 22, 2012

What important accounts are mentioned (information)? – “Therefore, my brethren, you also were made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, so that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead, in order that we might bear fruit for God” (:4).  When the Jews became Christians, […]

Romans 6

March 21, 2012

What important accounts are mentioned (information)? – We are baptized into Christ.  “Or do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus have been baptized into His death?” (:3).  If you want to be in Christ, this passage makes it clear how that happens. – We are slaves to […]