Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Children of Promise

Romans 9:6-13 - Paul’s point: Ethnic Jews are not automatically “in”, only those who’ve believed. (It’s always been about faith, see verse 32 & ch.4). Then we have this fascinating statement in vs.13, which is better said, “Esau I rejected”. The common thread of rejection, as we’ll see, is in fact, unbelief. How is this the greatest warning against false religion? Is your confidence in God’s love rooted in anything other than belief in Jesus?