JESUS IS GREATER – THE BOOK OF HEBREWS: Week 9
MESSAGE SCRIPTURES: Hebrews 11:1-22 (ESV);
LIFE LESSONS FROM HEBREWS
- People who put their trust in Jesus become His FAMILY (2:11-12)
- Because Jesus was fully human (in addition to being fully God), He can relate to any TEMPTATION or STRUGGLE you face (4:15)
- If you’re serious about your relationship with Jesus, it is your responsibility to make sure that you’re CONSTANTLY GROWING in your commitment to Him and your UNDERSTANDING OF HIS WORD (5:13-14)
- Christians have the responsibility to CHALLENGE AND ENCOURAGE one another to live godly lives (10:24)
FAITH IN GOD AND HIS PROMISES
- Faith can be described as LIVING THE FUTURE in the present.
- GOD’S WORD makes the future as real as the present.
- Promises and rewards belong to the FUTURE.
- Obedience, sacrifice, endurance, conviction, certainty, assurance, hope and joy belong to the PRESENT.