Romans 11 - Chain of Blessing
Dave Riddle - 05/05/19
Key Passage: Romans 11:11-16
Link 1: Israel’s Loss Leads to the Gentiles’ Gain
Repeated in Ephesus, Corinth, and Rome
Link 2: Gentile salvation makes Israel jealous
Link 3: Israeli restoration brings a worldwide blessing
Paul’s Commentary on His Ministry
I want you to understand how important my job is!
Paul wants to stir up Envy
New life for some
An escalated restatement...
...including two simple metaphors.
A batch of dough
A tree and its branches