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Hebrews: The Glorious Jesus – Greater than the Jewish Religion, Part 2

This lesson demonstrates how Jesus’ ministry was superior to that of the Jewish High Priest in its service to the people by producing superior results. In his letter to Jewish Christians, the Hebrew writer is trying to encourage these brethren to remain faithful to Christ and not return to their former religion. He does this by demonstrating how Jesus is superior to every element of that faith. In the last section we looked at he explained that Jesus was not…

4 Reasons to Give to the Church Every Sunday

While there are certainly “churches” and preachers who are taking advantage of the generosity of their members and giving Christianity a bad name, we should not allow that to stop us from talking about how and why Christians should give money to the church regularly. The New Testament says a lot about money and one of the things it says is how you feel about money is an indication of your spiritual maturity and your love for God Matthew 6:24;…

5 Things to Do If Really Want to Grow as a Christian

I want to be brutally honest about myself. I constantly say I want to be a better disciple, a better husband, a better father, a better preacher, etc. but I don’t always do the things necessary to experience the growth I claim I want to see in my life. An athlete can say, “I want to run faster,” but unless he does something to improve his speed, it’s just talk. Here are some things you and I need to do…