Rejoice in the Unshakeable Hope You Have in Christ

  1. In Romans 5:1-2 we see the present blessings we have because we are justified in Christ. How can regularly focusing on these blessings help us to put to death grumbling, discontentment and despair?

  2. In Romans 5:3-4 we are called to rejoice in our trials because of the good things God does as we persevere through them. In hindsight, can you give examples of how suffering/trial in your life has been used of God to grow your Christian character and your hope in the gospel?

  3. In Romans 5:5-11, Paul speaks of the deep love of each member of the godhead for those united to Christ by faith. Which of these blessings most encourages you at this point in your life and why?

  4. What is the most helpful thing to you in this text or the sermon on the text?