Romans 15 – Being Like-minded, Self Denial on behalf of others. Those who are strong bear the weaknesses of the weak ones, to please our neighbor and not ourselves. Vs.1 “We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2 Let every one of us please his neighbour for his good to edification.”
How often do you ask Jesus what to do? Is the only time, when you are in trouble? You give Him a quick prayer, James 1:5, then go about your own way. Christ came to help others and not himself. We are here to give to others. What God gives to us is for others. We are here to show that God is real and alive. God will give to us to teach us so we can go and reach others.We are to be in one accord in Jesus. Jesus became a servant to fulfill the promises. Paul also talks about going to Jerusalem. He is bringing an offering from the Macedonians. He asks the saints to pray for him to deliver him from the Judeans who want to kill him. Paul explains where he is, where he is going. and hoping soon to come to the Roman church. Then Paul prays for the Roman Church.