“A Life You Can Live”
Galatians 2:16-20

This journey into what we believe and why began with four main points of doctrine upon which this entire study is based. The four points of doctrine are:
·A Gospel You Can Believe
·A Life You Can Live
·Bible Study You Can Understand
·A Book (Bible) You Can Trust
Part 1, Clarity of the gospel we believe:
·Romans 4:5
·I Corinthians 15:1-4

This study, “A Life You Can Live” will examine the following about the grace life:
·Our relationship to the Law and guilt
·Our relationship to the flesh and the world
·Our relationship to Christ – how we truly live

I. My Life and Relationship to the Law
A. No flesh justified by the law
1. Galatians 2:19
2. Romans 3:28
3. Romans 6:14
4. Galatians 3:10-12, 18-26
5. Galatians 4:9-11
6. Galatians 5:4
7. Colossians 2:14-23

B. Why can’t we be justified by the law?
1. Romans 3:20
2. Romans 5:20

C. Guilt free living
1. Our death to the law
2. Romans 7:1-25 (1-4)

II. My Life and Relationship to the Flesh and the World
A. The life we live . . .
1. Galatians 2:20
2. Galatians 6:14

B. The flesh and the world are dead
1. Romans 6:6-7, 11-13
2. Colossians 3:1-4
3. Galatians 5:16-26
4. I Corinthians 6:9-11

C. Can’t please God in the flesh
1. Present possession
2. Romans 8:5-8

III. My Life and Relationship to Christ
A. What we have in Christ
1. Galatians 2:20
2. II Corinthians 5:17
3. Galatians 3:27-29
4. Galatians 5:1
5. Colossians 2:10-13

B. We can’t ask for more
1. Romans 8:9-17
2. Ephesians 1:3, 6-7; 2:6

·Because of what Jesus Christ did on the cross, we are dead to the law; it can’t make us righteous.
·Because of the cross, we are crucified to the world and to the flesh. We are not debtors to the flesh.
·Now that I am a “new creature,” I have everything I need in Christ. There is no more to ask for – and
                        no more to expect; we have it all, now.