Not Ashamed of the Gospel (Romans 1:16) by Shane Stegemann
Romans 1:1-17 Psalm 25
Introduction. Should we be ashamed? Romans is the gospel in ‚Äúcompressed summarised _ _ _ _‚ÄĚ.
1. The Unashamed Testimony of Paul a. The power behind the man! i. A single h _ _ _ _ _ _ focus on God‚Äôs truth. ii. Unashamed to own his calling as a servant iii. Unashamed of his s _ _ _ _ _ _ _ calling. iv. Unashamed as an ambassador. b. An Unashamed Gospel Testimony today. i. Knowledge of s_ _ _ ii. Willingness to pay the cost. iii. Settled in our faith in the objective s_ _ _ _ _ _ _ iv. Doesn‚Äôt rely on gimmicks or eloquent s_ _ _ _ _ v. How a teaching elder sees himself. vi. ‚ÄėTo salvation‚Äô. We want sinners to be t_ _ _ _ _ ormed. vii. No discrimination! viii. We must strive for _ _ _ _ _ in our testimony.
2. Are you Ashamed of the Gospel? a. The gospel has everything that we _ _ _ _ b. Weakened and disempowered. c. Naturally poll_ _ _d d. Naturally rebellious. e. Time to be unashamed of the _ _ _ _ _ f. How are you dealing with your guilt?
Concluding Question: Are you ashamed of the gospel of Christ?