THE ENDING TO ROMANS Now to him who is able to strengthen you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery that was kept secret for long but has now been disclosed and through the prophetic writings has been made known to all nations, according to …

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JESUS SHOWED ME HOW The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet.  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.  Romans 16:20          How does God crush Satan under my feet?  Now, that is a visual! I crush the serpent’s head the same way Jesus did.  This act of subjection …

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MAKING RIGHT JUDGMENTS Your obedience is known to all, so that I rejoice over you, but I want you to be wise as to what is good and innocent and what is evil.  Romans 16:19          Do mature Christians need to be concerned about being deceived?  Aren’t they grounded enough in the Word to be …

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POSTSCRIPT I appeal to you, brothers, to watch out for those who cause divisions and create obstacles contrary to the doctrine that you have been taught; avoid them.  For such persons do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites, and by smooth talk and flattery they deceive the hearts of the naïve.  Romans …

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WHO WOULD I MENTION? Priscilla, Aquila, Epaenetus, Mary, Anronicus and Junia, Ampliatus, Urbanus, Stachys, Apelles, Aristobulus, Herodion, Narcissus, Tryphaena Tryphosa, Persis, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermes, Patrobas, Hermas, Julie, Nereus, Olympas. People Paul remembered in the last chapter of Romans.          I’m nearly at the end of Romans.  What a journey over this past year.  As …

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THRIVING IN CHANGE Greet Priscilla and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus, who risked their necks for my life.  Romans 16:3-4          In a day when so many have lost their jobs and businesses and are trying to get any kind of employment to make ends meet (even something that has nothing to do …

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