"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: God is working out His plan. Psalm 1:1-3
A. Grace leads to brokenness. Romans 9:1-3
B. Pedigree doesn’t deliver. Romans 9:4-5
A. Salvation is undeserved. Luke 14:26; Romans 9:6-13
B. Grace reveals God’s essence. Exodus 33:18-19; Romans 9:14-15
IV. The Potter
A. We’re jars of clay. Romans 9:16-21; 2 Corinthians 4:7
B. God’s future mercy can shape us now. Romans 9:22-24
V. Respond A. Relax in God’s hand.
B. Be bold because God justifies.
The Next Step Life Group Follow-Up