People of Faith – Hebrews 11September 20, 2020
People of Faith
- Faith includes the of Jesus.
By faith Rahab the prostitute did not perish with those who were
disobedient, because she had given a friendly welcome to the spies. vs. 31
- Faith requires and to Jesus.
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him. vs. 6
- We seek a .
- What we need to seek is a !
By faith Abraham obeyed…he went out, not knowing where he was going. vs. 8
- Faith necessitates an on Jesus.
For he was looking forward to the city that has foundations, whose designer and builder is God. vs. 10
These all died in faith, not having received the things promised, but having seen them and greeted them from afar, and having acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles on the earth. vs. 13
…they desire a better country, that is, a heavenly one. vs. 16
Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witness…looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith… Hebrews 12:2
Read for next week: Nehemiah 4:14-20