Tag: Romans 6

BDBD is Romans 6:12-23

Paul compares two moral lifestyles with the analogy of slavery. Bob Dylan’s 1979 song “Gotta Serve Somebody” comes to mind when I read these verses. John Lennon’s response song “Serve Yourself” is comical in the light of the truth that in the heart everyone is either a slave to sin or a slave to righteousness. […]

BDBD is Romans 6:1-14

  I can and do live a new life in Christ (4). It is possible to change. It is possible to stop old bad habits; thoughts and actions. It is possible to form new good habits in Christ.   Some changes seemed daunting, ruled by the power of sin (6). Yet, the Spirit binds me to […]