Today's outline is appropriate for a Fourth of July weekend, if you're among our readers in the U.S....even if you're not.
All who sin are slaves to sin (v. 34)
Sin enslavesThe Son can set you free (v. 36)
Illustration: The Picture of Dorian Gray
Free from sin (Romans 8:2, 1 Corinthians 15:56)Live as one who is "free indeed" (v. 36)
Free from death (Romans 8:2, 1 Corinthians 15:56)
Free from the law (Romans 8:2, 1 Corinthians 15:56)
Live for God (Galatians 2:19)
Live by faith (Galatians 2:20)
Live in grace (Galatians 2:21)
Conclusion: "So Christ has truly set us free. Now make sure that you stay free" (Galatians 5:1, NLT).