Sunday Morning: February 5, 2006
Text: Romans 8:1-4 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. 2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. 3 For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh: 4 That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
HOLY SPIRIT IN ROMANS 8
Romans 8:5 For they that are after [kata, according to] the flesh do
mind [present active] the things of the flesh; but they that are after
the Spirit (do mind) the things
of the Spirit (Holy Spirit).
HOLY SPIRIT AND SPIRIT
Romans 8:16 The Spirit itself beareth witness with our [the] spirit, that we are the children of God:
THE HOLY SPIRIT INTERCEDES FOR US
Romans 8:26-27 Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. 27 And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the mind of the Spirit, because he maketh intercession for the saints according to the will of God.
WALKING ACCORDING TO SPIRIT
Romans 8:4 That the righteousness of the law might be
fulfilled in us, who walk [present active, walking]
not after the flesh, but after [kata, according to]
THE SPIRIT OF SON-SHIP
Romans 8:15 For ye have not received
the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption [place as
a son], whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
THE CRY OF HIS SPIRIT
Galatians 4:6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
THE SPIRIT OF A SON
Mark 14:36 And he said, Abba, Father, all things are possible unto thee; take away this cup from me: nevertheless not what I will, but what thou wilt.
Romans 8:16 The Spirit (Holy Spirit) itself (spirit is neuter in gender) beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children [teknon, not uiov, sons] (not sons) of God:
MEEK AND QUITE SPIRIT
1 Peter 3:4 But let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible, even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price.
RENEW THE SPIRIT OF YOUR MIND
Ephesians 4:23 And be renewed in the spirit of your mind;
SPIRIT OF POWER, LOVE, SOUND MIND
2 Timothy 1:7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
SPIRIT OF BONDAGE
Romans 8:15 For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
OUR SPIRIT LIMITS US
Romans 11:8 (According as it is written, God hath given them [Israel] the spirit of slumber, eyes that they should not see, and ears that they should not hear;) unto this day.
SPIRIT OF WISDOM
Ephesians 1:17 That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge [epignwsiv, exact knowledge] of him:
JESUS GREW STRONG IN SPIRIT
Luke 2:40 And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was upon him.
THE WORDS I SPEAK ARE SPIRIT
John 6:63 It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life.
SOW TO THE ABBA SPIRIT
Galatians 6:8-9 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the (Abba) Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting [agelasting, in the kingdom age]. 9 And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.
HAVE A BLAMELESS SPIRIT
1 Thessalonians 5:23 And the very God of peace sanctify you wholly; and I pray God your whole spirit and soul and body be preserved blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
CLEANS OUR SPIRIT
2 Corinthians 6:17-7:1 Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you, 18 And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty. 7:1 Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
SPIRIT OF FAITH
2 Corinthians 4:13 We having the same spirit of faith, according as it is written, I believed [aorist active], and therefore have I spoken [aorist active]; we also believe [present active], and [moreover, yea] therefore speak [present active];
SPIRIT OF BELIEVING, FAITH
1 Peter 1:7-9 That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ: 8 Whom having not seen, ye love [present active]; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing [present active], ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory: 9 Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.
HE THAT BELIEVETH
1 John 5:4-5 For whatsoever is born of God overcometh [present active] the world: and this is the victory that overcometh [aorist active] the world, even our faith. 5 Who is he that overcometh [present active] the world, but he that believeth [present active] that Jesus is the Son of God?
TO CONTINUE THAT SPIRIT
1 John 5:13 These things have I written unto you that believe [present active] on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have [ecw, present active regard] eternal [agelasting (kingdom)] life, and that ye may believe [present active subjunctive] on the name of the Son of God.