The Gospel in the Old Testament: Law and Spirit (Old Covenant and New Covenant)

The Old Testament law is hard to keep, actually impossible... but the New Covenant blessing of the Holy Spirit working a new heart enables us to fulfill the requirements of the law.

Jeremiah 31:31-34
Galatians 5:13-26
John 1:17
Hebrews 8:13
Romans 7:12,7:14,8:3-4,6:14
Ezekiel 26:25-27
2 Corinthians 3:3,3:5

Sermon discussion topics for parents to use with their children:

  • What is the difference between the Old and New Covenants?

  • What place does the Holy Spirit have in our lives, in light of the law of God?

  • What does it mean to be led by the Spirit?

  • What practically does it mean to walk in the Spirit?

  • Why should we be all in?