In this message, Pastor Nathan continues in our study of Hebrews chapter 12. Paul continues in verses 18 through 24 to contrast the Old Covenant with the New Covenant to these Jewish believers in order to demonstrate the superior blessings and attributes of the New Covenant in Christ Jesus. As we will see, this continues […]
Suffering. It’s something we don’t enjoy thinking about. What about pain, hardship, difficulty, or sacrifice? Consciously or not, we tend to avoid these things like the plague, a tendency inherited from our 21st century American culture. The irony is that God calls us to embrace them. Why? Because it’s what Jesus did. Jesus set the […]
Today’s message is particularly epic! As Pastor Phillip mentions in this sermon, we come to one of the major, if not the major, epic in the book of Hebrews as we begin studying Chapter 12. This chapter reminds us to be focused on Christ and as Pastor Phillip illustrates, that we should put aside anything […]
This week, Pastor Phillip finishes out our study in Hebrews chapter 11 by pointing out the focus of the heroes of the faith that are rapidly identified by the author. An important distinction that he makes is that Paul identified these individuals as having been spared from suffering and death, but also being delivered to […]
In this message, Pastor Phillip continues in the study of Hebrews 11 and discusses the example of faith from Moses, The Israelite people, and Rehab, the harlot of Jericho. In addition to this encouraging and convicting study, Pastor Phillip addresses two important questions posed to him.
As we continue in our study of the Heroes of Faith in Hebrews 11, Pastor Phillip expounds upon verses 17 through 26. In these verses we see the faith that Abraham had that God would raise Isaac from the dead, the faith of Isaac upon bestowing the blessing to Jacob, Jacob having faith in God’s […]