God’s Standards / Our Standards

The Parable
Luke 18:9-14

Our only comparison should be to God … not others.

Our only hope is for God’s mercy and compassion.

The Passage
Romans 2:1-18

Don’t congratulate yourself for being good.
vs. 1-3

Don’t confuse God’s patience and mercy with approval.
vs. 4-5

Don’t believe the lie that “good people go to _heaven”.
vs. 6-13

Don’t dismiss the moral code that we are all born with.
vs. 14-16

The Greatest News Ever Told
Romans 2:4   John 5:24   John 6:47   Romans 3:21-24   Ephesians 2:8-9   Romans 11:6