Resurrection and the Life of the Spirit: The Spirit is the rehabilitating power in believers helping them live new lives.
Passage: Romans 8:1–8:11
Our basic (sinful) nature is prone to continue its sinful habits even after conversion. Yet, the Spirit is the rehabilitating power in believers helping us live new lives.
Paul subverts the whole language of the law and recycles it. He says now, there’s a new law—the law of the spirit—which has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death.
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