The Book of Romans - Lesson 7 - Justification Through Jesus Christ

Scripture Passage: 
Romans 5:1-11
  1. THE BENEFITS OF JUSTIFICATION  (Romans 5:1-5)
    1. Our Position  (Romans 5:1-2)
      1. Peace  (Romans 5:1John 14:27)
        1. Peace with God (Ephesians  2:12-17)
        2. Peace of God (Philippians  4:7,9; Colossians  3:15; Isaiah  26:3)
      2. Access (Romans 5:2)
        1. By faith (Hebrews  11:6)
        2. With confidence (Ephesians  3:12)
        3. For help (Hebrews  4:16)
      3. Hope (Romans 5:2)
        1. Our glimpse of glory (2 Corinthians  4:16-18; Colossians  3:1-4)
        2. Our source of joy (Philippians  4:4)
    2. Our Growth  (Romans 5:3-5)
      1. Tribulation (Romans 5:3; 2 Timothy  3:12; James 1:2-4)
      2. Patience (Romans 5:3-4; Romans 12:12; 2 Corinthians  4:8-12)
      3. Experience (Romans 5:4; Genesis  30:27; Psalm  37:23-24)
      4. Hope (Romans 5:4-5; Romans 8:23-25)
      5. Boldness (Romans 5:5; Philippians  1:20)
  2. The Method of Justification  (Romans 5:6-11)
    1. By His Death  (Romans 5:6-8,10)
      1. For the ungodly (Romans 5:6)
      2. For sinners (Romans 5:7-8)
      3. For his enemies (Romans 5:10)
    2. By His Love  (Romans 5:8)
      1. The offer of His love (John 3:16; 1 John  4:8-11)
      2. The proof of His love (John 15:13)
    3. By His Blood  (Romans 5:9)
      1. The price of justification (Acts 20:28; Colossians  1:14; 1 Peter 1:18-19)
      2. Our freedom from wrath (1 Thessalonians  5:9)
    4. By His Life (Romans 5:10-11)
      1. Our salvation (Romans 5:10; 2 Timothy  2:11)
      2. The atonement (Romans 5:11; Leviticus  1:4; Leviticus 17:11)

MEMORY VERSE:  Romans 5:8

But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
David Reagan

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 18:14

The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear?