Category Archives: Hebrews

Godly leaders and Godly followers (Hebrews 13:17)

Heb. 13:17 Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. They keep watch over you as men who must give an account. Obey them so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of … Continue reading

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Hebrews 12:1-3 Running the Race to Jesus

I didn’t write a manuscript this week, below are my notes as i tried preaching without a manuscript for the first time. Hebrews 12:1-3 Preaching Notes 1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let … Continue reading

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What keeps us from Corporate Prayer? (Various Scriptures)

And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another—and all the more … Continue reading

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God’s Providence: The Son Reigns (Hebrews 1:1-3 and Heidelberg Catechism Q&A 27)

The book of Hebrews is in some ways a very difficult book to read and understand.  If you are a Greek scholar, the vocabulary and grammar is very different than many of the other New Testament books.  If you are … Continue reading

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Equipped for effective ministry (Hebrews 13:20-21)

We have a vision statement that says Hope in Christ Church exists to equip people for effective ministry and to show God’s love.  Today we are going to explore what effective ministry is.  It is my understanding that the scripture … Continue reading

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The Replay of Hebrews 5:11-6:12

Encouraging spiritual growth takes two fronts.  Every believer needs to have words of adulation spoken to them.  We need people to come along side us and tell us we are doing a good job, or to tell us we can … Continue reading

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Spiritual Growth involves Teddy Bears and Cattle prods (Hebrews 5:11-6:12)

When we think of encouraging others we often think of a nice person coming up to us and giving us a good pep talk that leaves us emotionally bolstered and ready to give even more of ourselves to a cause.  … Continue reading

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