The Book of Romans - Lesson 10 - Our Death to Sin

Scripture Passage: 
Romans 6:7-23
  1. FREED FROM SIN (Romans 6:7-10)
    1. Freed Through Death (Romans 6:7-8)
      1. Dead to sin (Romans 6:7; Romans 6:2, 11)
      2. Dead with Christ (Romans 6:8; Galatians 2:20)
    2. Freed to Life (Romans 6:9-10)
      1. Victory over death (Romans 6:9; Hebrews 2:14-15; 1 Corinthians 15:54-57)
      2. Victory over sin (Romans 6:10; 2 Corinthians 13:4)
  2. YIELDED TO GOD (Romans 6:11-18)
    1. Steps to Victory (Romans 6:11-13)
      1. Reckon (Romans 6:11)
        1. Not your body (1 Corinthians 6:19-20)
        2. Not your life (2 Corinthians 5:14-15)
        3. Not your faith (Galatians 2:20)
      2. Reject (Romans 6:12)
        1. Let not sin reign (Romans 6:13)
        2. Mortify (Romans 8:13; Colossians 3:5)
        3. Crucify (Galatians 5:24)
      3. Resist (Romans 6:13a)
        1. Yield not (Romans 6:13)
        2. Make no provision (Romans 13:14)
        3. Give no place (Ephesians 4:27)
        4. Abstain (1 Thessalonians 5:22; 1 Peter 2:11)
        5. Deny (Titus 2:12)
        6. Resist (James 4:7; 1 Peter 5:8-9)
        7. Flee (1 Timothy 6:7; 2 Timothy 2:22)
      4. Resign (Romans 6:13b)
        1. Yield (Romans 6:13)
        2. Submit (James 4:7)
        3. Be led (Galatians 5:18)
        4. Walk (Galatians 5:16, 25; Ephesians 5:18)
    2. Benefits of Grace (Romans 6:14-18)
      1. Freedom from sin (Romans 6:14-15; Romans 8:2)
      2. Freedom to choose (Romans 6:16; cp. 2 Peter 2:19)
      3. Power to change (Romans 6:17-18; Philippians 2:13)
  3. BEARING HOLY FRUIT (Romans 6:19-23)
    1. The Importance of Yielding (Romans 6:19)
      1. Because of the infirmity of the flesh (1 Corinthians 1:26-29)
      2. Because ye were the servants of sin (Titus 3:3)
    2. The Fruit of Sin (Romans 6:20-21)
      1. Freedom from righteousness (Romans 6:20)
      2. The fruit of shame (Romans 6:21a)
      3. The end in death (Romans 6:21b; Proverbs 14:12)
    3. The Fruit of Righteousness (Romans 6:22-23)
      1. Freedom from sin (Romans 6:22)
      2. Service to God (Romans 6:22)
      3. Fruit unto holiness (Romans 6:22; Ephesians 5:9)
      4. The gift of eternal life (Romans 6:22-23)

MEMORY VERSE:     Romans 6:11

Likewise reckon ye also yourselves to be dead indeed unto sin, but alive unto God through Jesus Christ our Lord.
David Reagan

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 24:6

For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellors there is safety.