April
7
2019

What Is the Flesh and How Can It Be Defeated?

You do not have an old nature and a new nature. When tempted, we must remember what Christ has done for us and realize that, by the power of the Spirit, we don’t have to do things the old...

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March
31
2019

Hebrews 12:3-11 The World Comes at Us but Christ Works In Us

What our author wanted his audience to understand is the same thing we need to understand. The world comes at us, but Christ always works in us. The Jewish believers were beginning to experience...

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March
24
2019

Hebrews 11:30 - 12:2 Jesus: The Founder and Perfecter of Our Faith

In these verses our author presented ample evidence that salvation comes through faith not works. Salvation has always come through faith, whether it was before, during, or after the Mosaic Law....

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March
17
2019

Hebrews 11:20-29 The Faith of Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, and Moses

In these verses, once again, our author focused on faith, not works. All these men were flawed. Isaac was a liar, Jacob was a conniver, and Moses was a murderer. Joseph was a favored son who was...

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March
10
2019

Hebrews 11:8-19 Abraham: Faith Counted as Righteousness

The faith of Abraham, the father of the Jews, is the focus of these verses. It was important for the Jewish readers to see that faith in God is counted as righteousness. If they wanted to be right...

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