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Under A New Law

Hebrews 7   Hebrews: Where Belief And Actions Connect (Series)

Connect Directly

Connect Directly Hebrews 5 Hebrews: Where Belief And Actions Connect (Series) Hebrews 5:1-4 Every high priest is selected from among the people and is appointed to represent the people in matters related to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. 2 He is able to deal gently with those who are ignorant and are going astray, since he himself is subject to weakness. 3 This is why he has to offer sacrifices for his own sins, as well as…

Experience Rest

Experience Rest Hebrews 3-4 Hebrews: Where Belief And Actions Connect (Series) These scriptures teach us how we can know we are saved. Hebrews 3:1-6 What is the house of God? Hebrews 3:12-15 We can experience rest through faith in Christ. Hebrews 3:16-19 These people had left Egypt and fulfilled every prescribed symbol of deliverance, but they were not delivered.Do you relate to these people? If so, what needs to change? Hebrews 4:1-2 The Hebrew people had belief that the land…

Drifting from Faith

Hebrews 2:1-18 Hebrews: Where Belief And Actions Connect (Series) Hebrews 2:1-4 We must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away. 2 For since the message spoken through angels was binding, and every violation and disobedience received its just punishment, 3 how shall we escape if we ignore so great a salvation? This salvation, which was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard him.…

Why Should I Listen?

Why Should I Listen? Hebrews 1:1-14 Hebrews: Where Belief And Actions Connect (Series) Hebrews 1:1-3 In the past God spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, 2 but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the universe. 3 The Son is the radiance of God’s glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all…

Science vs God

Romans 1:20-23 Common Questions About Faith (Series) Romans 1:20-23 20 For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse. 21 For although they knew God, they neither glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him, but their thinking became futile and their foolish hearts were darkened. 22 Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools 23…

Why Won’t God Answer Me?

Why Won’t God Answer Me? Psalm 66:16-20 Common Questions About Faith (Series) Psalm 13:1 O Lord, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long will you look the other way? Habakkuk 1:2 How long, O Lord, must I call for help? But you do not listen! “Violence is everywhere!” I cry, but you do not come to save. Why won’t God answer me? Psalm 66:16-20 Come and hear, all you who fear God; let me tell you what he…

How Can I Experience Forgiveness?

How Can I Experience Forgiveness? Psalm 32:1-5 Common Questions About Faith (Series) Psalm 32:1-2 1 Blessed is he whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. 2 Blessed is the man whose sin the Lord does not count against him and in whose spirit is no deceit. Those who experience forgiveness are on the right path. Psalm 32:3-4 3 When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. 4 For day and night your hand…

Can I Lose My Faith?

Can I Lose My Faith? John 5:24 Common Questions About Faith (Series) What if I commit a terrible sin? What will happen if I struggle with my faith? John 5:24 “Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life. Do you have the full assurance of your faith? Three ways you can know if you’ve been born again?…

Can I Resist Temptation?

Can I Resist Temptation? 1 Corinthians 10:13 Common Questions About Faith (Series) 1 Corinthians 10:13a No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. Everyone experiences temptation. Hebrews 4:15 15 For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are–yet was without sin. 1 Corinthians 10:13b And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted…

How Can I Overcome Anxiety?

1 Peter 5:5b-11 Common Questions About Faith (Series) Anxiety comes from worrying about things we can’t know and can’t change. 1 Peter 5:5b-11 All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble.” Humility is a prerequisite to peace of mind. 6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for…

Is Jesus The Only Way?

John 14:1-10 Common Questions About Faith (Series) How many paths are there to God? John 14:1-5 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. 2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with…