How does it look in a person’s life to be “under the law”? Pastor Colin explains the apostle Paul’s illustration and opens it up for us in a powerful way.
How You Can Flourish
Discover why the doctrine of union with Christ is central to the whole Christian life, why Christianity is more than a sustained effort to live a moral life, and why there is such a radical difference between the law and Christ.
From this Series
Do you not know, brothers—for I am speaking to those who know the law—that the law is binding on a person only as long as he lives? For a married woman is bound by law to her husband while he lives, but if her husband dies she is released from the law of marriage. (Romans […]
What then shall we say? That the law is sin? By no means! (Romans 7:7) This is the question that naturally arises from all that we said last week in Romans 7:1-6. “If being bound to ‘Nomos’ is a miserable marriage, if the law beats up on you, it sounds like you are saying that […]
For while we were living in the flesh, our sinful passions, aroused by the law, were at work in our members to bear fruit for death. But now we are released from the law, having died to that which held us captive. (Romans 7:5-6) Today I want you to see the vast difference between the […]