ISSL Reflections May 26 2024 Romans 10:1–17 Post 3

VII.Today, let’s take note of Paul’s reference to Deuteronomy 30:14, “The word is near you,in your mouth and in your heart” How does that image find expression in these words from Paul? VIII.Romans 10:1-17 (NRSVue) Brothers and sisters, my heart’s … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections May 26 2024 Romans 10:1–17 Post 1

I.This week’s focus passage has us thinking about faith and righteousness once again. Paul attempts to contrast for us “righteousness that comes from the law” with “righteousness that comes from faith.” Hold that contrast as you spend time with these … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections May 5 2024 Romans 3:21–30 Post 1

I.As you read this passage (a couple to times at least), what word or phrase captures your attention. Once you have a word or phase in mind that holds you attention, notice if it bothers you or reassures you. II.Romans … Continue reading

ISSL Reflections November 19 2023 Colossians 2:16–23 Post 1

I.As we turn to these few sentences to the Epistle to the disciples in Colossae, do you hear Paul tell them, “Do Not submit to regulations.” Take that waring from Paul and listen to him speak of “regulations” that are … Continue reading