6 February 2022 AM – Romans 6:14-23 – Ro2022 – Scott Childs
Introduction: John Newton’s epitaph reads: John Newton, clerk, once an infidel and libertine, a servant of slaves in Africa, was by the rich mercy of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, preserved, restored, pardoned, and appointed to preach the faith he had long labored to destroy.
Grace did not free him to serve no master, but a new Master. Source: Amazing Grace in John Newton: Slave Ship Captain, Hymn Writer, and Abolitionist, William E. Phipps
If God has saved your wicked soul as He did that of John Newton, you too have a new Master.
Transition: In our text today, Paul tells us what we are to do now that God is our new Master.
With God as our new Master, we must …
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