The Struggle Is Real

47 min


When we accept Jesus into our life, we believe turning away from sin means never sinning again. But the truth is, sanctification is a daily process. While feeling shame over our inconsistencies can lead us to abandon our faith, understanding grace can help us resist this temptation and continue on our journey to becoming more Christ-like.

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The Book of Romans is a multi-part series from VOUS Church.

3 Words We Love To Forget

The Book of Romans | Part 7

Our promise is to live lives of sacrifice, service & submission. But how often do we follow through?

God's Sovereignty, Our Responsibility

The Book of Romans | Part 6

In order to ensure our faith doesn't become a cliche, we need to let the message of Jesus run deep.

Eden to Gethsemane

The Book of Romans | Part 3

Our salvation shatters the bondage of shame and allows us to walk in the freedom of righteousness.

Confidence from Clarity

The Book of Romans | Part 1

How do we get clarity and confidence in life? It starts with our commitment to Jesus.


More on Grace & Spiritual Growth

Learn more about how grace helps us in our spiritual journey by picking from the sermons below.

Good Night Failure Good Morning Grace

Up In Smoke | Part 1

The life of Peter shows us how there is redemption and grace even in our greatest failures.

Grace Like A Flood | Part 1

We tend to have a problem judging others, yet we're blind to God's grace for our own shortcomings.

Favored on Monday

What does success and favor look like? The true road to feeling blessed isn't what you think.

Life is Just Not Fair

Happy Trails | Part 3

When life isn't fair, we think God is either mean or that he just doesn't exist. That logic doesn't add up.

This is Us

Christians usually aren't associated with the best qualities, but what did Jesus intend us to be like?

Jesus, the High Priest (Pt. 2)

When we forget the meaning of the Good News of Jesus, self-reliance and shame creep into our lives.


More from Rich Wilkerson Jr.

Loved this message? Continue watching more from Rich Wilkerson Jr. & VOUS Church.

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Love That Lasts | Part 1

In order to build a healthy and lasting relationship, we need to allow God to fix and complete us.

Jesus | Part 7

Though we may be in a season of waiting on God’s promises, it doesn’t have to be a wasted season.

Most Wanted

In discovering who we are, we need to reflect on what we want and what motivates us to want it.

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Friend of Sinners | Part 4

No matter how broken we are, God only concerns himself with building a relationship with us.

Closed on Sunday

Are you in a cycle of continuous striving? Learn why rest is important and what it means to Sabbath.

Eye to Eye

Despite what we might think, we can never be too bad or broken for God to come and find us.


About this Pastor & Church

Pastors Rich and DawnCheré Wilkerson lead VOUS Church in Miami, Florida. They have a heart to reach our city and beyond with the life transforming message of Jesus. They believe in the next generation and value the wisdom and guidance of those that have gone before us.

Located In: Miami, Florida

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