1
0
0
s2smodern

Romans Chapter 12:1-2

I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.

Romans 12:1-2
1
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service.
2
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
  1. How are we to present our bodies?
    Romans 12:1
    I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service.
  2. What does Paul say about being conformed and transformed?
    Romans 12:2
    And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.

Romans Chapter 12:3-8

For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.

Romans 12:3-8
3
For I say, through the grace given to me, to everyone who is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think soberly, as God has dealt to each one a measure of faith.
4
For as we have many members in one body, but all the members do not have the same function,
5
so we, being many, are one body in Christ, and individually members of one another.
6
Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, let us prophesy in proportion to our faith;
7
or ministry, let us use it in our ministering; he who teaches, in teaching;
8
he who exhorts, in exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
  1. How are we to think of ourselves?
    Romans 12:3
    For I say, through the grace given to me, to everyone who is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think soberly, as God has dealt to each one a measure of faith.
  2. What are we all members of?
    Romans 12:4
    For as we have many members in one body, but all the members do not have the same function,
    Romans 12:5
    so we, being many, are one body in Christ, and individually members of one another.
  3. What are some of the gifts and how are they to be done?
    Romans 12:6-8
    6
    Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, let us prophesy in proportion to our faith;
    7
    or ministry, let us use it in our ministering; he who teaches, in teaching;
    8
    he who exhorts, in exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.

Romans Chapter 12:9-13

Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.

Romans 12:9-13
9
Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.
10
Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love, in honor giving preference to one another;
11
not lagging in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;
12
rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer;
13
distributing to the needs of the saints, given to hospitality.
  1. What must love be without?
    Romans 12:9
    Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.
  2. How are we to be to each other?
    Romans 12:10-11
    10
    Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love, in honor giving preference to one another;
    11
    not lagging in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;
  3. What are we to continue doing?
    Romans 12:12
    rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer;
  4. What are we to do to the needs of the saints?
    Romans 12:13
    distributing to the needs of the saints, given to hospitality.

Romans Chapter 12:14-21

Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse them.

Romans 12:14-21
14
Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.
15
Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.
16
Be of the same mind toward one another. Do not set your mind on high things, but associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own opinion.
17
Repay no one evil for evil. Have regard for good things in the sight of all men.
18
If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.
19
Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it is written, "Vengeance is Mine, I will repay," says the Lord.
20
Therefore "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; If he is thirsty, give him a drink; For in so doing you will heap coals of fire on his head."
21
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
  1. What are we to do to those who persecute us?
    Romans 12:14
    Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.
  2. How are we to respond to those who rejoice or week?
    Romans 12:15
    Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.
  3. What mind are we to have?
    Romans 12:16
    Be of the same mind toward one another. Do not set your mind on high things, but associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own opinion.
  4. How are we to repay no man?
    Romans 12:17
    Repay no one evil for evil. Have regard for good things in the sight of all men.
  5. As much as it is possible, what should we do?
    Romans 12:18
    If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.
  6. When we are wronged, why should we not take vengeance?
    Romans 12:19
    Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it is written, "Vengeance is Mine, I will repay," says the Lord.
  7. What happens when we feed our enemy?
    Romans 12:20
    Therefore "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; If he is thirsty, give him a drink; For in so doing you will heap coals of fire on his head."
  8. How do we overcome evil?
    Romans 12:21
    Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.