One place to start in understanding some of Paul's more obscure statements about law is to establish what he cannot mean. To do that we merely have to scan the rest of the Bible for its very clear message about what God wants from us.
Born and raised in Minnesota and Wisconsin, not far from the Twin Cities. Attended college in Big Sandy 1970-74 (BA). Married to Cinda in 1978, and they have two sons and one daughter, born 1980-87. Cliff has been employed as a computer teacher and software engineer from 1979 to the present. Maintains churchofgodtwincities.org.