Hebrews / Concluding considerations to summarize the book of Hebrews remembering the exhortations, warnings, and comfort we find in the Superiority of Christ, our Great High Priest.
Hebrews / Two habits of life ought to be an integral part of the life of a faithful follower of Christ-prayer and faithful support of the local church of which one is a part
Hebrews / Love drives believers to serve in specific, practical areas of life.
Hebrews / Hear, Heed, and Practice the Voice (Word) of God
Hebrews / To return to the Old Covenant way is based on fear and terror as it was at Sinai for Moses and his generation. Today, we must press on to the future, to the bright and sure foundation of our faith, based on the Person of Christ.
Hebrews / There will be many difficulties in one’s life of faith. Only as we run the race according to Scripture will we finish strong in the faith
Hebrews / Through divine chastening comes spiritual growth that results in maturity for us and glory for God
Hebrews / We have been armed with abundant witnesses and incentive to live a life of faith, if we diligently gaze upon the One who is the Author and Finisher of our faith, Jesus of Nazareth!
Hebrews / God’s people, in all ages, exercised faith (trust) in Him, resulting in sometimes great victories, while at other times, terrible physical losses. However, the one constant was their faith in God.
Hebrews / Even Moses, the great Law-giver of Israel, recognized that a life pleasing to God meant one must live “by faith!”
Hebrews / Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph each demonstrated trust in the true and living God and what He promised for them individually and God’s people corporately.
Hebrews / The days in which we live are the good old days for us. This is the appointed time for each of us to learn and appreciate what it means to live by faith.
Hebrews / A consideration of what biblical faith is and why it has always mattered
Hebrews / To avoid apostasy, thoughtfully remember the beginning of your testimony determine to remain steadfast until the Lord returns
Hebrews / Because of the work of Christ, in which we confidently trust, which gives us access to God Himself, we must draw near, hold fast, and consider one another, stimulating the brethren to love and good works.
Hebrews / Only by faith in the shed blood of Christ on the cross can any sinner ever be forgiven and reconciled to God
Hebrews / The Once for all sacrifice of Christ’s shed blood is the only hope of forgiveness for anyone, ever
Hebrews / Christ’s blood is the only means of forgiveness. Nothing else is possible to forgive sin
Hebrews / A reminder of the temporary work offered under the Old Covenant in the period of the tabernacle
Hebrew / Christ’s priesthood is never-ending, thus it exceeds the Aaronic order in its availability and scope
Hebrews / The superiority of the order of Melchisedec’s priesthood over the Aaronic order
Studies in Hebrews / Salvation is sure and certain because of the immutable character of the God who saves
Studies in Hebrews / Use the truth you know to grow into the believer God wants you to be
Studies in Hebrews / We must become skillful in applying the Word to life to grow into mature believers