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Historical Context, and the Growth of Understanding

For surely it is not angels helps, but Abraham’s descendants. For this reason he had to be made like them, fully human in every way, in order that he might become a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God, and that he might make atonement for the sins of the people. 594 more words


He Prays For Us

by Mike Phay

Last week I took a team from our church to Canada to visit some missionary friends. Even though we were as prepared as I thought we could be, we were still detained at the border for nearly an hour. 529 more words

Jesus the Great High Priest


Hebrews 5:1-9


So, what kind of High Priest do we really need? That’s really the question that the author of Hebrews is addressing in our text this morning. 2,277 more words


Jesus and His Throne of Grace


Hebrews 4:14-16

June 11, 2017

Some lessons we can learn in a classroom, but other lessons must be learned through experience and through growing in maturity. 2,485 more words


The Ark

10 “Have them make an ark of acacia wood—two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high. 616 more words


Tip of the Day, June 18

 June 18 – What more could He give or do? Heb. 9:11-12; “But Christ being come and high priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this building; Neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us”. 99 more words

Witnessing Tip Of The Day

Let us Seek: "Confidence and Pride" or "On Lectionary Usage"

“Why do we use a lectionary?” “What use does a lectionary have for a minister in the church or for the community at large?” “Wouldn’t life be easier if you just picked out all of the scriptures?” One reason we use lectionaries as communities and as pastors is because they force us out of our own comfort-zones into scriptures we would ordinarily glaze over. 956 more words

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