Romans: Suffering And The One Who Holds You
Topic: Biblical Passage: Romans 8:17–8:30
1. Do you want to suffer?
2. Do you want to live in misery?
God is working all things for His purpose, He is sovereign.
*Job 31:1-4, 40:2
The hand that Hold us in our suffering:
1. Secure in His prayer on our behalf (Romans 8:26-27).
*1 John 2:1
2. His prayers are intensely personal and rooted in love .
3. Only Jesus can pray for the suffering you need to go through for healing.
4. We have security in His promise (Romans 8:28-30).
Everything is working together to conform you to the image of His Son includes suffering.
5. Certainy of the promise: "Know".
6. Content of the promise: God is at work.