Justified By Faith (Romans 1-5)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] Some say people are basically good. Others say people are rotten to the core. Which is it? There certainly is a lot of evidence for the idea that mankind is rotten — just read the headlines: Human trafficking, […]

Alive to God in Christ Jesus (Romans 6-8)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] Article for Romans 6-8 coming soon… Why not join us at CityChurch Lawrence for Neighborhood Church at 4:00 PM this Sunday evening for a discussion of the Bible, a sharing time and the Lord’s Supper in a full meal. […]

Not Rejected (Romans 9-11)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] Article for Romans 9-11 coming soon… Why not join us at CityChurch Lawrence for Neighborhood Church at 4:00 PM this Sunday evening for a discussion of the Bible, a sharing time and the Lord’s Supper in a full meal. Contact […]

A Living and Holy Sacrifice (Romans 12-16)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] Article for Romans 9-11 coming soon… Why not join us at CityChurch Lawrence for Neighborhood Church at 4:00 PM this Sunday evening for a discussion of the Bible, a sharing time and the Lord’s Supper in a full meal. Contact us for location.

First Corinthians (RTBT)

There is a more excellent way to do church. No one is surprised to hear about church squabbles these days. But, what kind of effect does a church fight or split have on a church? Better yet, think about unity — what impact does a church make when it is united? The church in Corinth […]

Be Made Complete (1 Corinthians 1-4)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] A quick overview of 1 Corinthians 1-4: 1 Corinthians 1: Paul had gotten a bad report about the church in Corinth, so he wrote to challenge them to be “made complete in the same mind and in the same […]

Glorify God in Your Body (1 Corinthians 5-7)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] A quick overview: Big Idea: By an unwillingness to confront sin in their midst, settle disputes in-house and master their own bodies, the Corinthians were dishonoring God. From a biblical perspective, singleness — and therefore, celibacy — is a […]

Take Care with Liberty (1 Corinthians 8-10)

[Note: Before you read this post, we recommend you study the passage for yourself using this worksheet.] A quick overview: Big Idea: Mature Christians should be willing to give up their freedoms in order to edify brothers and sisters with weaker consciences. 1 Corinthians 8: This chapter contains an important principle: “Knowledge makes arrogant, but love […]

“All I can say is, ‘This is the way of Christ and His apostles.’ If any man answers, ‘That is out of date,’ or ‘Times have changed,’… I can only repeat, ‘This is the way of Christ and His apostles,’ and leave him to face that issue.”

Roland Allen