Posts Tagged ‘Stumbling stone’

Romans 10:1-4 God’s Plan

A stumbling block or a stepping stone? You choose

We are actually finishing the end of yesterday’s reading. I should have continued on a little longer. Paul is continuing to address the reason Israel missed the mark.

When we looked at the “picture” in the end about the two people at the end of their lives we saw exactly what Paul is referencing here. Israel was so concerned with doing all the right things in the proper order at the exact time required to elevate themselves to righteousness. They were relying on their own works to be “acceptable” instead of turning their hearts to God and letting Him make them righteous. Read more »