THE SHORELINE CHURCH PODCAST

THE BOOK OF ROMANS | SAVING GRACE  PT/1

The Shoreline Church Podcast today is titled, "Life Liberated in the Spirit" from the book of Romans.

Living in the power of the Holy Spirit is not as similar to driving a truck, as it is to powering a tram.  Here is what we mean.

Our tendency as followers of Jesus is to think of ‘filling up’ at church- like filling up at a gas station.  We think that by feeling full of the Spirit after a Sunday we can ‘sip from that tank’ all week long until we need to fill up again the following week.  But that is not the picture the Bible gives us.

The Bible pictures our walk with Jesus more like powering a Tram.  Most trams run on electric current from wires above them.   They have connectors that are attached to lines with current running through them.  There is no ‘storage tank’. You are either moving forward as you are connected to the current, or you are not moving at all because you are not connected.

Jesus taught us this very idea using the vine and its branches in John 15.  It is the constant connection to Him that produces...read more from George's Pastors Blog here >

 

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