The entirety of the Bible is inspired Scripture—every book, every paragraph, every sentence, every word. But while all Scripture is equally inspired, some parts of it exceed the others in being inspiring. Romans 8 is one of those chapters that is simply astounding—breathtaking in its scope and brimming over with Gospel truth. It is one of the highest peaks in all of Scripture. It is worth much meditation, and even memorization. The first verse—a mere thirteen words in English—contains enough glory to keep us digging for quite a while: There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in…

“There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life in Christ has set me free from the law of sin and death.” Romans 8:1-2 Thought “Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last!” Becoming a Christian means we have been liberated from law keeping. We now have God living in us through the Holy Spirit. The Spirit helps us to know God’s will and then live it. Through the Spirit’s power, we can do what no law could make us…