“When the restrainer is taken away, we will surely cry out to God, “How Long O Lord?”
Phew! You mean, He hasn’t already been taken? God help us all if we’re still living in the time of restraint. I’d hate to see life without it, if it’s already this bad…
Remain steadfast and watchful, folks.
by Mike Ratliff
37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. (Romans 8:37 ESV)
How often have you heard Romans 8:37 in support of the concept of a “higher Christian life?” I have heard it in that context, but I have also heard it in its proper context, which is found in the entire chapter of Romans 8. In this context we learn that it is only in the context of suffering that Christians can learn what it means to be “more than conquerors.”
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