"All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man
of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works."
-- 2 Timothy 3:16-17
Big Idea: In our groaning we can have hope.
A. Struggle often brings God’s glory to light. 2 Chronicles 7:3; Romans 8:18
B. You’re more influential than you realize. Romans 5:12; 8:19
A. This is not the end of the story. Romans 8:20-21
B. At the cross Christ saw our glorification. Romans 8:22-23, 29; Hebrews 12:2; 1 John 3:2
A. God will fulfill what He has promised. Romans 8:24
B. Hope empowers endurance. Romans 7;24-25, 8:25
A. Prayer causes us to carry Christ’s light burden. Matthew 11:28-30; Romans 8:26
B. The Spirit always interacts with the Father on our behalf. Romans 8:27
The Next Step Life Group Follow-Up