Romans 3:20"Therefore by thedeeds of the law thereshall no flesh be Law is only a sign that pointsjustified in his sight: the direction –for by the law [is] theknowledge of sin." Turn left to Hwy 666 to death OR Turn right to Hwy 66 (Bible) to New life in Christ Jesus.
Three Thoughts on "Therefore"A. The power of therefore is POWERFULB. The power of therefore is PERSONALC. The Power of ‘therefore is a PERSON
It is neither a future promise that we wait for, nor the result of a probation we complete.II THE PRINCIPLE OF "NOW NO CONDEMNATION"
Three Thoughts on “Now No Condemnation”1. Now no condemnation because of passing away’.2. Now no condemnation because of the privilege.3. Now no condemnation because of the position.
“It is precarious to call any one chapter of the Bible ‘the greatest chapter’ because the entire Bible is great. It is God’s Word. Nevertheless, there is a sense in which the eighth chapter of Romans is even superlatively great. These thirty-nine verses begin with ‘no condemnation’ and end with ‘no separation,’ while in between there is ‘no defeat.” One must imagine that the Bible is a ring and the book of Romans its precious stone. Chapter 8 would be the sparkling point of the jewel.”(Author Unknown. “Part Three: The Triumph of God’s Grace.” Life in the Spirit- Romans 8:1-17. BSF International. 1998).
"In Christ Jesus" is the bookend of Romans 8 (vs. 1 and vs. 39). It is the "Made in Christ Jesus" that meets Gods approval.III THE PLEASURE OF "IN CHRIST"