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Obedient Disciple or Sinful Slave

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Freedom in Christ is freedom from sin.

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True Conversion Leads to True Freedom (31-32)

Benefits of “abiding” in God’s Word
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Benefits of the truth
Abiding is to make Christ’s word the rule of one’s life
Assurance of salvation
Personal knowledge of truth (Christ’s work/Gospel)
The truth is we need to be set free spiritually

False Conversion Leads to Foolish Hope (33)

They saw themselves as religiously free
Foolish claim of never being enslaved ()
Their foolish hope was in their ancestry (, )
Foolish challenge of the God-man
No knowledge of needing to be set free spiritually
**SIMILARITIES WITH AMERICA/AMERICAN EVANGELICALISM**

Sin is a harsh taskmaster

“Everyone”- no distinction b/w Jew/Greek
“Practices”- lives in or rule of one’s life
Enslaved to sin by nature ()

Law & Gospel (34, , )

Condemnation under the law
We serve either...
Harsh taskmaster of sin
New desire to obey
Gracious deliverer in Christ
New desire and freedom to obey/positively keep the Law
No condemnation under grace
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