Sermons from September 2014

Jesus Our High Priest

There is a fair amount of deep theology to the fact that Jesus is our High Priest. But let’s not let the depth fool us. Jesus as High Priest is also incredibly practical and useful for every day. This morning we will celebrate the most practical of benefits to Jesus being High Priest. These are…

Stay Steady

I think that we have all seen the football receiver reach for the pass, then prematurely begin to head down field, which is usually the first motion of an incomplete pass. He should catch the ball, secure it, then head down field. Within the second “warning” text of Hebrews, we have three areas to secure…

My Simple Response

Hebrews starts strong with the preeminence of Jesus, and then stays there, in detail. The great truth that Jesus is God cuts both ways. It is the most encouraging, heartfelt, warm truth the world has known. It can also be the most frightening, threatening, and caustic truth the world has known. The difference is simply…

Preeminence of Christ

I don’t know what your résumé looks like, but the opening three verses of Hebrews screams of the qualifications and superiority of Jesus Christ. Hebrews One speaks sharply to six ways in which Jesus is superior to everything. The intent of the passage however is not to simply admire Him, but that we would all…